• ISSN: 2010-023X
    • Frequency: Bimonthly
    • DOI: 10.18178/IJTEF
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IJTEF 2011 Vol.2(5): 397-401 ISSN: 2010-023X
DOI: 10.7763/IJTEF.2011.V2.138

Educational Administrators’ Performance and Organizational Health: Key Factors for Sustainable Development in High Schools

Masoumeh Pourrajab, Maryam Mahdinezhad, Mohammad Sadegh Bijandi, Ramli Basri, and Khosrow Nazari
Abstract—The term organizational health has been widely discussed by administrators, employers and academic institutions in the past fifty years. The present article is a part of a correlation research which was been carried out to study the relationship between the performance of the educational administrators and the organizational health to obtain Sustainable Development in Iranian high schools in Tehran, Iran. The sampling method was cluster sampling and the sample size was 180 teachers. The research instrumentation consists of two questionnaires: the school organizational health and the administrator performance. The research data was analyzed in the quantitative level by using inferential and descriptive statistics, and for describing the variables the Pearson correlation coefficient and coefficient of determination were used. Findings show that there is positive and significant relationship between organizational health and the performance of the principals. The results of the study also indicate that there is a relationship between organizational health with the principal performance in the areas of education and teaching programs, student and staff affairs.

Index Terms—ducational Administrators, Principal Performance, Organizational Health, Sustainable Development.

Masoumeh Pourrajab is with Educational Administration, University Putra Malaysia.(Email: mpourajab@gmail.com).
Maryam Mahdinezhad is with Human Resource Development , Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM). (Email: mahdinezhad.hrd@gmail.com) Mohammad Sadegh Bijandi is with Educational Administration, University Putra Malaysia (UPM) (email : bijandi@usc.ac.ir) .
Dr. Ramli Basri is with Dept. of Education Foundation, Faculty of Education, Universiti Putra Malaysia (email: amlibasri@putra.upm.edu.my) .
Khosrow Nazari is with Educational Administration, University Putra Malaysia (email:nazarikhosrow@yahoo.com) .

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Cite:Masoumeh Pourrajab, Maryam Mahdinezhad, Mohammad Sadegh Bijandi, Ramli Basri, and Khosrow Nazari, "Educational Administrators’ Performance and Organizational Health: Key Factors for Sustainable Development in High Schools," International Journal of Trade, Economics and Finance vol.2, no.5, pp. 397-401, 2011.

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