their various roles – administrators, business managers, school safety expert, disciplinarian, and
Because of the roles principals have it is some fine it difficult to focus on the
instructional role due to the needs of the administrative role.
It is important for administrators continue with their education and training. The
education component is important, however, “96 percent of practicing principals said their
colleagues were more helpful than their graduate studies in preparing them for the job”[Van08].