Becoming a Strong Instructional Leader: Saying No to Business as Usual

Becoming a Strong Instructional Leader: Saying No to Business as Usual

by Alan Jones
     
 

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This book is for principals who are ready to roll up their sleeves and do what it takes to create lasting school improvement. Drawing on 35 years of experience as a teacher and principal, Alan Jones offers a powerful new vision for our troubled school systems—a prescription for the development of strong instructional leaders. Jones describes the challenges

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This book is for principals who are ready to roll up their sleeves and do what it takes to create lasting school improvement. Drawing on 35 years of experience as a teacher and principal, Alan Jones offers a powerful new vision for our troubled school systems—a prescription for the development of strong instructional leaders. Jones describes the challenges administrators face and then lays out a plan for moving beyond keeping up appearances and daily routines to having a meaningful impact on student learning and achievement. His plan shows administrators how to respect the abilities of teachers and students while building staff investment in a shared instructional worldview.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807753385
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
05/25/2012
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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