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Ella M. Burton

Professor, Educational Leadership

John W. Porter Bldg, Suite 304


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  • Ed.D.,  Educational Administration, Wayne State University
  • M.A., Special Education - EMI, Eastern Michigan University
Ella M. Burton, Ed.D.

Professional Summary

Interests and Expertise

  • Educational Leadership in a Pluralistic Society
  • Instructional Supervision
  • Leadership Effectiveness
  • Principalship
  • Program Evaluation

Selected Publications

Selected Presentations



Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Association of School Administrators
  • Association for the Advancement of Educational Research
  • Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • Association of Teacher Educators
  • Business Professional Women of America
  • Michigan Association for Professional Educators
    • Office Held: Secretary, Fall 2001‐02, 2002‐03
  • Michigan Educational Leadership – DARTEP/MCATE
    • Offices Held: President 1999‐2000, Secretary 1998‐99
  • National Council of Professor of Educational Administration
  • Phi Delta Kappa Honorary Education Fraternity

Licensures and Certifications

  • Michigan  Administrative Licensure
    • Superintendent
    • Central Office
    • Elementary Principal
  • Michigan Teacher's License (K‐8)

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