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NCE Doctoral Dissertations

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Dissertations

Dissertation Defense Announcements

Candidate Name: Daniel Walsh
Program: Educational Leadership
Dissertation Title: MENTORING PRINCIPALS: MODELS, STRATEGIES AND INSIGHTS FROM EARLY CAREER PRINCIPALS AND COOPERATING MENTORS

Date: December 11, 2019
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Campus: Wheeling
Room#: NCE Conference Room

Chair: Dr. Stuart Carrier
Committee Member(s): Norm Weston
Dean's Rep: Daniel Buckman
Candidate Name: Dominick Lupo
Program: Educational Leadership
Dissertation Title: Students: The Golden Resource Incorporating Student Voice as a Vehicle to Improve Student-Teacher Relationships and Overall School Culture

Abstract: Date: December 17, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Campus: Wheeling
Room#: 354

Chair: Dr. Elilzabeth Minor
Committee Member(s): Dr. James Fitzpatrick
Dean's Rep: Dr. Michael Lubelfeld
Candidate Name: Megan McCarter
Program: Educational Leadership
Dissertation Title: PERSONALIZED PROFESSIONAL LEARNING FOR TEACHERS: PURSUING EQUITY THROUGH SYSTEMATIC PERSONALIZATION

Abstract: Date: December 19, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Campus: Chicago
Room#: 5015

Chair: Dr. Elilzabeth Minor
Committee Member(s): Dr. Harrington Gibson
Dean's Rep: Dr. Kavita Kapadia Matsko
Candidate Name: Jeremy Johns-Klein
Program: Educational Leadership
Dissertation Title: An Evaluation of School Culture and Its Impact on Student Achievement

Abstract: Date: December 21, 2019
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Campus: Tampa
Room#: Tampa Regional Center, NLU

Chair: Dr. Susan Moxley
Committee Member(s): Dr. Tamara K. Cornwell
Dean's Rep: Dr. Daniel Buckman

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