Reframing the Path to School Leadership: A Guide for Teachers and Principals / Edition 1

Reframing the Path to School Leadership: A Guide for Teachers and Principals / Edition 1

by Lee G. Bolman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761946071

ISBN-13: 9780761946076

Pub. Date: 04/28/2002

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The best leaders use multiple frames to view common challenges and to solve the most difficult problems. A series of dialogues between a novice and a master teacher and between a new and a seasoned principal demonstrate how framing—and then reframing—challenges brings clarity.

Overview

The best leaders use multiple frames to view common challenges and to solve the most difficult problems. A series of dialogues between a novice and a master teacher and between a new and a seasoned principal demonstrate how framing—and then reframing—challenges brings clarity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761946076
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Introduction
Part I: A Pair of Rookies
1. A New Teacher's First Day
2. Getting Started on the Right Foot
3. A New Principal Finds a Wise Friend
Leadership Lessons: Seeing and Solving Barriers to Entry
Part II: The Political Frame
4. The Old Guard and the New Principal
5. The Tracking Wars: School Politics at Work
Leadership Lessons: Map the Terrain, Hone Your Skills
Part III: The Human Resource Frame
6. Sagging Morale
Leadership Lessons: Build Relationships and Empower Yourself
Part IV: The Structural Frame
7. Student Discipline: Who's Really in Charge?
8. Standards
Leadership Lessons: Align the Structure With the Work
Part V: The Symbolic Frame
9. The End of the Year: Symbols and Culture in Schools
10. "I'm Just a Great Teacher! "
Leadership Lessons: Celebrate Values and Culture
Part VI: Values, Ethics, and Spirit
11. Teaching and Leading: Finding a Balance
12. A Talk About Values
13. The Essence of Teaching: Leaving a Legacy
14. Passing the Torch
Epilogue
Annotated Bibliography

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