What does the research say?

Principals are responsible for the management of individual schools. In this section, you will find information about principals' roles and responsibilities, and research about the impact of their increasing workload.

  • 2013

    School overview

    From Mind the Gap: Inequality in Ontario’s Schools, 2013.

  • 2011

    Principals in Ontario schools, 2011

    People for Education, 2011. This chapter from the Annual Report on Ontario’s Publicly Funded Schools 2011, includes research and analysis regarding school principals, their role and responsibilities.