Dynamic Instructional Leadership to Support Student Learning and Development: The Field Guide to Comer Schools in Action

Dynamic Instructional Leadership to Support Student Learning and Development: The Field Guide to Comer Schools in Action

by Edward T. Joyner
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412905125

ISBN-13: 9781412905121

Pub. Date: 05/01/2004

Publisher: SAGE Publications

With its comprehensive framework, this guide offers instruction that will help all children grow and develop along the pathways that support success both in school and in life.

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With its comprehensive framework, this guide offers instruction that will help all children grow and develop along the pathways that support success both in school and in life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412905121
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
05/01/2004
Series:
Comer Schools in Action Series
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
1The Comer process : tried, tested, and true1
2Essential understandings of the Yale School Development Program9
3Systemic reform : the school development program's answer to fragmentation19
4Systemic reform : we started with one school29
5Curriculum structure and teacher planning : balance, alignment, and student assessment in the standards-based curriculum39
6Comer-in-the-classroom : linking the essential elements of the Comer process to classroom practices59
7A demonstration of Comer-in-the-classroom83
8Mobilizing schools for instructional excellence : instructional leadership is a system responsibility93
9Maintaining student momentum through instructional leadership : "and we will do it again"107
10"And this is how we will do it" : Comer youth voice their opinions about the Comer process119
11Performance management : the principal's first priority131
12Teachers helping teachers : a process that honors and supports teacher development157
13Turning nonreaders into readers through essentials of literacy177
14Student learning in math and science : youth development matters189
15Guidelines for university-school collaborations : a report of experience193
16Implementation of systemic reform : step by step from vision to reality207
17Assessing systemic reform : how do you know that the Comer process is making a difference in your school or district?215
18The best education for all our children243

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