Author Profile

Steve Tozer

Founding coordinator, EdD Urban Education Leadership program, University of Illinois at Chicago

Steve Tozer, Ph.D., is founding coordinator of the EdD Urban Education Leadership program at the University of Illinois at Chicago and an expert on urban school leader preparation.

Latest Columns

Want better Texas schools? Improve training for principals

Principals are central to ensuring high-quality instruction in every classroom; safe and supportive school culture and climate; hiring, developing and retaining strong teachers; and engaging teachers in collaborative problem solving for continuous improvement in student learning outcomes. To get better education results, Texas needs better-prepared school principals.