Western students, staff and faculty have access to the Dissertations and Theses databases.
Here is how you find these (and more!) titles:
You will find this, and all our other databases, listed under the RESEARCH TOOLS option along the top of the library website.
Under RESEARCH TOOLS choose DATABASES.
All of our databases will appear in an alphabetical list.
Click on D
Choose the Dissertations and Theses database from the alphabetical list.
Use keywords, author's names, geographic area or institutional names to find dissertations and theses.
Questions about searching databases or selecting appropriate keywords - just ask Denise Horoky at the Education Library!
This is a list of selected current dissertations and theses using the keywords:
"educational leadership" and Canada
Leadership Experience for Academic Direction (LEAD): Perspectives from the Student Success Teachers (2016)
Leading Change from the Middle: An Exploration of Leadership Competencies to Assist Ontario College Associate Deans and/or Chairs be Successful in Their Roles (2016)
Bridging the educational binary divide: A case study in the sustainability of inter-institutional relationships (2016)
Enhancing capacity for innovation within the York Region District School Board (2016)
How District System Leaders Support Principal Capacity Building in Ontario: A Study of the Leading Student Achievement Initiative (2016)
The Effectiveness of Large Scale Transformational Change Across a School District (2016)
Building Peaceful Secondary School Climates: A Comparison of Anti-Violence, Equity, Engagement and Community-Building Practices (2016)
Ontario colleges and the introduction of degrees: Mission drift or sustaining the mission? (2016)
Building sustainable leadershp for inclusive school communities: A case of Muslim parents (2016)
Restorative Peacemaking Circles and other Conflict Management Efforts in Three Ontario High Schools (2016)
Student engagement: A qualitative study of extracurricular activities (2016)
Secondary Educators Perceptions of Teacher to Parent Communication and the Relationship to Student Achievement (2015)
How is international experience considered during local teacher hiring? (2015)
The Micropolitical Acumen of Secondary School Principals in Ontario (2015)
Focused teacher professional development to improve the literacy performance of middle school students in Alberta, Canada (2015)
Principal technology leadership and student achievement (2015)
Teacher perspectives on safety policies and procedures in Ontario public schools (2015)
Teacher Perceptions about Retention and Classroom Climate in Remote Schools in Western Canada (2015)
The Ontario Leadership Framework for Catholic Principals and Vice-Principals: Purpose Versus Practice (2014)
Understanding the human side of school leadership: Improving teacher morale, efficacy, motivation, and commitment (2014)
Defining "success" in Indigenous education: Exploring the perspectives of Indigenous educators in a Canadian city (2014)
What Catches On? The Role of Evidence in the Promotion and Evaluation of Educational Innovations (2014)
Exploring the Relationship Between Principal Behaviour and Student Achievement (2014)
High School Principal and Student Power Relationships When Students Choose Distance Education Courses (2014)
The Influence of Self-Efficacy on Principals' Capacity to Lead in Low Socioeconomic Status Schools (2014)
How Principals Cultivate Technology Integration and Use Professional Learning Networks (2014)
Roots and Pathways to Secure and Transformational Leadership (2013)
Active Followership: An Essential Component of the Teacher-Principal Relationship (2013)
Confucian Junzi Leadership: A Model of Authentic Moral Transformation for Educational Leaders (2013)
Exploring School Principal Preparation and Development in Northern Canada: The Case of Nunavut's Educational Leadership Program (ELP) (2013)