Contextualizing Principal Succession: Reflections on Principal Succession and Rotation in Western Countries
  • Izhar Oplatka
Part of the Studies in Educational Leadership book series (SIEL, volume 13)


I am an outsider in some sense and an insider in a different sense as I do not live in Canada and I am not profoundly familiar with its culture, history, geography and economy. Yet, I share some theoretical background and academic knowledge with many of the Canadian scholars who contributed to this volume. Thus, even though educational administration as a field of study is contextualized, some of our knowledge is universal while some other is local and culturally embedded.


Succession Process Succession Policy District Official Career Stage Educational Administration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of EducationTel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael

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