School Principals. Areas include: responsibilities, roles, stress & burnout, relational trust, needed research skills for the position, and professional development.
ASE 579 Research
ASE 668 Instructional Leadership
EDL 762 Methods
EDL 761 Program Evaluation
ASE 662 Practicum in School Administration
Brown, C., Combs, J. P., & Jackson, S. (2006). Using student feedback to improve faculty effectiveness in the classroom. In F. Dembowski, & L. K. Lemasters (Eds.), Unbridled spirit: Best practices in Educational Administration (pp. 266-273). Lancaster, PA: Proactive.
Bustamante, R. M., & Combs, J. P. (2006). How culturally competent is your school? Texas Study 16 (1), 32-34.
Combs, J. P., & Edmonson, S. L. (2006). Making sense of data-driven decision making. Insight 21(3), 20-23.
Combs, J. P. (2006).Understanding Burnout [spotlight article]. Texas Study 15(2), 2-4.
Edmonson, S. L., & Combs, J. P. (2006). Crunching numbers: Using data and evaluation to develop leadership capacity. Insight 21(1), 23-26.
Reed, D., Combs, J. P., Harris, A. J., Hines, M. T., Johnson, S., Parker, C. H., Robles-Pina, R. (2006). Gender equity for at-risk students. Journal of Education and Human Development 1(1).
Brown, W. J., & Combs, J. P. (2005). Alternative certification and teacher quality. National Forum of Teacher Education Journal 15(2), 31-35.
Combs, J. P. (2005). Academic reading assignments and the graduate student. In C. L. Fulmer, & F. Dembowski (Eds.), NCPEA Yearbook Educational leadership: Crediting the past, challenging the present, and changing the future (pp. 251-255). Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.
Combs, J. P. (2005, Summer). Are you at risk of burnout? TEPSA Journal 69, 6-8.
Combs, J. P. (2005). Faculty meetings: A Reflection of the leader’s values. Texas Study 14(2), 27-29.
Combs, J. P. (2004, Winter). Pollution alert! TEPSA Journal 68, 8-13.
Combs, J. P. (2003). How’s the air quality in your organization? Texas Study 13(1), 17-19.
Lutz, F. W., Watt, K. M., & Combs, J. P. (2006). Practical theory in educational administration. In J. A. Vornberg (Ed.), Texas Public School Organization and Administration: 2006 (pp. 269-300). Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company.