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Educational Leadership and Human Development

Lovinger Building, Room 4101
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4341
Office Manager: Barb Hicks





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Jinks, Michael Dr. Michael Jinks

Associate Professor of School Administration

Degrees

EdD 1979: University of Nebraska, Lincoln; degree emphasis: "ACI" - Administration, Curriculum, and Instruction.
EdS  1976: University of Nebraska – Omaha; degree emphasis:
Educational Administration
MA 1972: University of Nebraska – Omaha; Geography
BSE 1968: Central Missouri State College; Functional Major
in Social Science

Classes Regularly Taught

EDAD 5710 Public School Finance
EDAD 6720 School Facilities
EDAD 5730 School Personnel Administration
EDAD 6710 School District Administration
EDAD 6972 Internship: Central Office Administration

Seminars / Conferences / Presentations

Jinks, M. (February, 2010) Superintendent Evaluation. Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; New Superintendents Academy, Jefferson City, MO.

Jinks, M. & Thomas, D. (March, 2010) Charter Schools – How are They Monitored? Missouri Association of Rural Education State Conference, Lake Ozark, MO.

Jinks, M. & Thomas, D. (October, 2009) Charter Schools – The Role of Charter School Oversight Teams, Southern Regional Council of Educational Administration Conference,  Atlanta, GA.

Jinks, M. & Martin, D. (March, 2009) Rural Schools Preparing for Collective Bargaining, Missouri Association of Rural Education, Conference Workshop, Lake Ozark, MO.

Jinks, M. (March, 2009) Performance Based Superintendent Evaluation. Missouri Association of Rural Education, Annual Conference, Lake Ozark, MO.

Jinks, M. (November, 2008) Collective Bargaining in Missouri. Jenkins Benefit Group, Branson, MO.

Jinks, M. (July, 2008) Professional Codes of Ethics - Why so Difficult to Enforce? National Council of Professors of Education Administration Annual Conference, San Diego, CA.

Jinks, M. (April, 2008) Superintendent Evaluation, Missouri Association of School Administrators, State Conference, Lake Ozark, MO.

Jinks, M. (February, 2008) Comparability Groups: Why They Are Important, How to Design Them & How to Use Them. Missouri Association of Rural Education State Conference, Lake Ozark, MO

 Jinks, M. (February, 2008) Collective Bargaining Points to Ponder. Southwest Center for Educational Excellence, Joplin, MO.

Bigby, L. & Jinks, M. (January, 2007) School Board Governance. Alta-Vista Charter School Board of Directors

Jinks, M. (February, 2007) What Superintendents Look for in New Principals. Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals Regional Aspiring Principals Conference, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO.

Jinks, M. & Alewel, T. (April, 2007) Crowds in Cyberspace. Missouri Association of School Administrators State Conference, Lake Ozark, MO.

Mohn, C., Jinks, M. (2007) Collaborative Principal Preparation Program: Five Years Later. Southern Regional Council on Educational Administration, Kansas City, MO.

Bigby, L. & Jinks, M. (May, 2007) School Board Governance.  Board of Directors for UCLA and Hogan Charter Schools

Jinks, M. & Page, J. (October, 2006) Teachers Warehouse. National Rural Education Association National Conference, Kansas City, MO.

Anderson, J., Martin, B. Hutchinson, S. & Jinks, M. (November, 2006) Servant leadership: A case study of an emerging leadership theory that enhances the learning of all children leading to the removal of social injustice University Council for Educational Administration Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX,

Jinks, M. (November, 2005) The Uniform Transcript. Missouri School Counselors Association State Conference, Lake Ozark, MO.

Jinks, M. & Smith, S. (October, 2005) Technology Literacy Standards for Teachers. Missouri School Boards Association/Missouri Association of School Administrators State Conference, Lake Ozark, MO.

Southern Regional Council of Education Administration, October, 2009, Atlanta

AdvanceED Accrediting Agency, team member for Park Hill School district, January, 2009

Missouri Teacher of the Selection Committee, Member, 2007, 2008, 2009

Chair, DESE Advisory Committee to revise state model Superintendent Evaluation Document, 2007-10

National Professors of Education Administration, Summer Conference, July, 2008, San Diego

AdvanceED Accrediting Agency, team member for North Kansas City School District, January, 2008

Missouri Teacher of the Selection Committee, Member, 2007, 2008

Educational Testing Service – Reader for the School Licensure Assessment; September, 2007, Oakland, CA.

Wallace Foundation National Conference, October, 2007, New York City

Administrator Mentor Training; Missouri Partnership for

Mentoring School Leaders; Columbia, June, 2005

The Uniform Transcript, Missouri School Counselors Association State Conference; November 6, 2005

Technology Literacy Standards for Teachers, (with Mr. Stan Smith) MSBA/MASA State Conference; October 22, 2005

Recent Publications

Jinks, M. & Blankenship, B. (February, 2010) A New Job, An Inherited New Budget, Now What? Principal Leadership On-Line

Jinks, M. (January – February, 2009) A New Year’s Resolution. Missouri Association of School Business Officials Journal

Jinks, M. & Bowman, J. (Fall, 2008) Organizational Codes of Ethics: Why So Difficult to Enforce? Journal of School Public Relations

 Jinks, M. (Spring, 2008) School Comparability Groups – Develop One Now. Missouri Association of School Business Officials Journal.

Jinks, M. (January, 2007) Why a Teachers’ Warehouse Can Benefit Your District – And How to Get it Started. Missouri Association of School Business Officials Journal

Taylor, T. & Martin, B.N., Hutchinson, S., Jinks, M. (October-December, 2007) Examination of leadership practices of principals identified as servant leaders. International Journal of Leadership in Education. 10(4) 401-419.

Arnold, A., Martin, B. N., Jinks, M., & Bigby, L., (February, 2007) Is there a relationship between honor codes and academic dishonesty? Journal of College & Character 8(2) 1-19.

Jinks, M. & Page, J. (February, 2006) Teacher's Warehouse. School Business Affairs

Jinks, M. & Anderson, M. (February, 2005) Leader of the Board. American School Board Journal

Jinks, M. (January, 2005) Model Common Transcript. The Counseling Connection

Contact Michael Jinks at mjinks@ucmo.edu