The Principalship: A Reflective Practice Perspective / Edition 3

The Principalship: A Reflective Practice Perspective / Edition 3

by Thomas J. Sergiovanni
     
 

This textbook examines the role of school principal as strategic problem solver, cultural leader, barterer, and initiator, and explores the characteristics of successful schools, the forces of leadership, strategies for bringing about change, school culture, and motivation in the teacher workplace. The fifth edition adds case studies for involving students in the… See more details below

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This textbook examines the role of school principal as strategic problem solver, cultural leader, barterer, and initiator, and explores the characteristics of successful schools, the forces of leadership, strategies for bringing about change, school culture, and motivation in the teacher workplace. The fifth edition adds case studies for involving students in the decision-making process. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205155859
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 9.57(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Setting the stage : administering as a moral craft1
Ch. 2Views of the principal's job23
Ch. 3The limits of traditional management theory72
Ch. 4A new theory for the principalship87
Ch. 5The school as a moral community103
Ch. 6The forces of leadership and the culture of schools126
Ch. 7The stages of leadership : a developmental view158
Ch. 8Becoming a community of leaders172
Ch. 9Characteristics of successful schools189
Ch. 10Becoming a community of mind205
Ch. 11Making standards work238
Ch. 12Teaching, learning, and community246
CH. 13Instructional leadership, supervision, and teacher development269
Ch. 14Clinical supervision, peer inquiry, and other supervisory practices291
Ch. 15Motivation, commitment, and the teacher's workplace310
Ch. 16The change process340

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