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Sarah Zuckerman
Policy Fellow

Sarah Zuckerman, Ph.D. Title: Associate Professor; P-12 School Leadership Ed.D. Coordinator Department:Educational Administration College/Organization: Education & Human Sciences Campus: University of Nebraska-Lincoln
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Research Type:
  • Applied
  • Translational Science
Age Group:
  • Preschool/Pre-kindergarten
  • K-3
Population Focus
  • ECE Practitioners/Teachers
  • ECE Supervisors/Administrators
  • Professional Development Providers/Trainers
  • Policymakers
  • Low Income Populations
  • Special Education Systems/Services
Research Keywords
  • Community partnerships
  • Policy implementation
  • School improvement
  • Leadership
  • Collective impact
Research Questions
  • What aspects of distributed instructional leadership support teacher performance adaptation as disruptive policy innovations are implemented?
  • How do rural cradle-to-career network leaders make sense of local needs in adapting a national model for school and community partnerships?
  • What factors contribute to successful mobilization of rural community organizations for collective impact?
Research Approach
  • Qualitative methods
Designs & Methods
  • Case Studies
  • Observational Approaches
  • Policy Analysis
Research Tools
  • Document Reviews
  • Interviews/Focus