NASSP holds two competitions for dissertations focused on leadership research at the middle and high school levels. VASSP is proud to recognize the middle level winner for the 2013 NASSP Dr. Ted Sizer Middle Level Dissertation Award Winner, Dr. Ken Nicely. Dr. Nicely is the Director of Secondary Instruction and Technology for Roanoke County Public Schools. His dissertation, Middle Level Schools in an Era of Standards and Accountability: Adaptions of the Features of the Middle School Concept, explored the development and testing of an innovation configuration map for the middle school concept implemented in the context of standards and accountability.
Congratulations Dr. Nicely!
If you would like to read more about this award and Dr. Nicely’s dissertation, please go to: http://www.nassp.org/AwardsandRecognition/DissertationCompetitions.aspx