Bryson, Joseph

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Legal aspects of faculty employment : tenure, contracts, and dismissal in the community colleges and technical institutes in North Carolina 1979 74 The purpose of this study was to examine and analyze certain legal aspects of faculty employment in the community colleges and technical institutes in North Carolina. Major legal aspects of faculty employment studied were tenure, contracts, and dismi...
The legal aspects of competency-based testing for high school graduation 1979 80 The purpose of this study was to ascertain the legal status of competency-based testing for the high school diploma in the United States. A study of background factors, the use of a questionnaire, and a search for applicable court cases constituted t...
The identification of inservice training needs of educators resulting from the enactment of Public Law 94-142 1983 84 The problem of this study was to ascertain the procedures utilized by the North Carolina Public School system to determine inservice training needs of its special educators. A questionnaire was distributed to randomly selected directors of special ed...
A model for evaluating the traits of school principals : with particular reference to their leadership qualities and their effectiveness within specific social or educational settings 1978 65 The purpose of this study is to explore the school principal's personality traits and their impact on his decision-making ability. This effort is undertaken through special consideration of a conceptual model which helps the researcher to view the ma...
Relationship of membership in fraternities and sororities and academic achievement in four historically Black colleges in North Carolina, 1974-1979 1982 39 It was the purpose of this study to investigate the comparative relationship between members and nonmembers of fraternities and sororities in academic achievement at four historically black schools in North Carolina during the period 1974-1979. It wa...
A historical study of women in public school administration from 1900-1977 1979 63 This study of American Women in Public School Administration investigated the role of women in school administration from the beginning of the century (1900) through 1977. Some of the women who have served in an administrative capacity and have made ...
The general perceptions of North Carolina recreation administrators of the legal aspects of municipal liability 1985 9 Public recreation programs and facilities in the United States have experienced four decades of rapid growth and expansion. As a result of this growth, greater numbers of people are either visiting municipal or county park and recreation facilities o...
Presidents' and trustee chairmen's perceptions of trustee selection and tenure in the North Carolina community college system 1985 11 This dissertation studies the critical aspect of local governance in the North Carolina Community College System. The researcher concentrated on the question of local trustee service on the 58 community college/technical college/technical institute b...
Leadership styles of successful middle school principals 1987 10 The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between the principal's leadership style and the successful school. Furthermore, this study specifically examines the leadership style of the successful principal in the middle school. Auth...
Legal aspects of administering medication to public school students in North Carolina 1987 5 This dissertation examines the legal aspects of administering medication to school students in North Carolina. The purpose of the study is to render educational decision-makers appropriate, accurate information in conjunction with the legal aspects o...
Faculty academic freedom in North Carolina community colleges and technical institutes 1986 9 This study presents a historical perspective of academic freedom and of the development of community colleges and technical institutes. This examination was undertaken to identify the beginnings of academic freedom within public two-year institutions...
Legal aspects of teacher dismissal for insubordination 1988 3 Insubordination is often cited as the basis for the dismissal of employees and frequently appears among the causes for which tenured school employees may be dismissed. While the court's definition of insubordination in teacher dismissal cases has var...
The use of court-ordered busing to desegregate the public schools : legal aspects of actions by the United States Supreme Court 1988 2 The purpose of this study was to present a historical perspective and legal basis for court-ordered busing to desegregate the public schools. The study examined pertinent Supreme Court decisions which dealt with de jure and de facto segregated school...
Perceptions of North Carolina school superintendents and their roles with board members in the policy process 1991 3 This study examined the relationship, as perceived by superintendents, between superintendents in North Carolina and their boards of education as they interact within the policy process. Since policy formation and implementation often lead to overlap...
Gender differentiation in leadership styles among high school principals in North Carolina 1991 1 The purpose of this study was to discover differences in specific gender traits utilized by male and female high school principals as perceived by themselves and their subordinates. Six females and six males in matched schools comprised the sample. E...
Gender, power and leadership style : perceptions of selected senior level North Carolina community college administrators 1993 1 Although much has been written on gender, power, and leadership, there is still a lack of consensus as to whether men and women lead and use power in the same ways. The purpose of this study was to explore whether self-reported leadership style and p...
A comparative analysis of funding formulas applied to the North Carolina Community College System 1994 1 The purpose of this study was to contrast the FTE funding formula used to fund the North Carolina Community College System with other funding formulas used in other states to fund their respective community colleges. The methodology for this study in...
Leaders for North Carolina's schools : a review of programs for the professional development of principals 1993 1 The purpose of this study was to describe and evaluate four programs North Carolina has implemented for the professioanl development of principals. The programs included the Principals' Executive Program of the Institute of Government at the Universi...
Legal and historical aspects of local school boards in North Carolina 1992 1 This study provides an analysis of how both the historical evolution of local school boards within North Carolina and important court rulings from 1940 to 1992 have influenced modern school board functions. This analysis outlines how history and stat...
The legal aspects of religion in the public school curriculum 1995 1 The role of religion in the public schools is one of the most controversial issues in American education. The vast number of religious groups and their widely differing opinions contribute to the controversy. In addition, few topics stir human emotio...
Characteristics of leadership behaviors of successful high school principals in North Carolina 1992 1 The purpose of this study was to investigate characteristics of leadership behaviors of two groups of high school principals under varying, contextual situations. One group of twenty-five principals identified as successful and a second group of twen...
An examination of the institutional character and organizational ethos at Seventh-Day Adventist colleges in the United States 1992 1 The purpose of this study was to examine the institutional character and organizational ethos at Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) colleges in the United States. Given the problem of a scarcity of published information about SDA colleges, this study has se...
Legal aspects of sexual harassment : implications for educational administrators 1993 1 Sexual harassment has become a prominent issue in American politics and American life. Victims of sexual harassment are also showing an increased willingness to take their cases to court. In addition, educational institutions and their students now r...
The legal aspects of the public school curriculum 1994 2 The purposes of this study were to: (1) analyze the statutes of the fifty states relating to curriculum imperatives; (2) analyze significant federal and state judicial decisions relative to curriculum issues; and (3) present research findings as guid...