Dr. Naso is the director of the Ph.D. in Educational Studies programs.
Professional Title: Assistant Professor
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: School leadership, writing and research by practitioners, students' perceptions of school, practitioners' use of theory
Area of Work and Concentration at Lesley: Ph.D. in Educational Leadership
Representative List of Recent Courses Taught: Critical Contexts for the Principalship; The Purposes of Schools in a Democratic Society; Schools as Systems
Education: Ed.D., Harvard University; C.A.S., Harvard University; M.Ph., Newton College; B.S., University of Scranton
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Recently named director of Lesley's Ph.D. in Educational Studies programs, Paul has extensive experience in public schools as a teacher, curriculum coordinator, principal, and assistant superintendent. His teaching assignments have been at the elementary, secondary, and graduate level. His consulting work has included mentoring and coaching of elementary school principals, facilitating collaborative action research, and making presentations on writing instruction, curriculum leadership, and student motivation.
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The Graduate School of Education and the Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences conferred 23 doctoral degrees this year. Read more about the Ph.D. Hooding Ceremony, including the recipients' thesis topics.See photos on Facebook!