Out-of-the-Box Leadership

Out-of-the-Box Leadership

by Paul D. Houston, Alan M. Blankstein, Robert W. Cole
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1412938457

ISBN-13: 9781412938457

Pub. Date: 05/01/2007

Publisher: SAGE Publications

An ideal handbook for principals, assistant principals, superintendents, and district administrators, this copublication with AASA and the HOPE Foundation discusses: Developing high-quality leadership, Inspiring transformative leadership, Embracing leadership alternatives, Evaluating current school reform practices, Meeting the challenges in leadership roles.

Overview

An ideal handbook for principals, assistant principals, superintendents, and district administrators, this copublication with AASA and the HOPE Foundation discusses: Developing high-quality leadership, Inspiring transformative leadership, Embracing leadership alternatives, Evaluating current school reform practices, Meeting the challenges in leadership roles. Out-of-the-Box Leadership is the perfect guide to help administrators rethink, reshape, and strengthen their leadership styles and provide confident, focused direction that will help build real success for students and all members of the school community.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412938457
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
05/01/2007
Series:
Soul of Educational Leadership Series , #2
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments     vii
About the Editors     ix
About the Contributors     xiii
Preface     xvii
Out-of-the-Box Leadership   Paul D. Houston     1
What It Means to Be an Outside-the-Box Leader   Dennis Sparks     11
Caring, Serving...Leading   Les M. Omotani     31
An Epistemological Problem: What If We Have the Wrong Theory?   Thomas J. Sergiovanni     49
Reflections on Leadership: When Hearts and Minds Are Open   Kari Cocozzella   Thomas J. Kasper     69
Out-of-the-Box Leadership: A Reflection on Leading Educational Transformation   Jane A. Kendrick     87
Through Others' Eyes: A Collaborative Model of Leadership   Hank Rubin     111
Embracing the Enemy: Moving Beyond the Pain of Leadership   Jerome T. Murphy     133
Index     155

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