Renewal at the Schoolhouse: Management Ideas for Library Media Specialists and Administrators

Renewal at the Schoolhouse: Management Ideas for Library Media Specialists and Administrators

by Ben B. Carson
     
 

Many lessons can be learned from managers in business and industry that are useful to people who administer schools or media programs. Despite organizational differences, the needed management skills are similar. This volume is the work of 12 authors who have drawn on personal experiences and extensive reviews of business literature to capture highly workable

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Many lessons can be learned from managers in business and industry that are useful to people who administer schools or media programs. Despite organizational differences, the needed management skills are similar. This volume is the work of 12 authors who have drawn on personal experiences and extensive reviews of business literature to capture highly workable strategies for effective management in such areas as personnel, time, finances, technology, change, and communication. A good read that uses charts, vignettes, cartoons, and memorable quotations to emphasize key points.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872879140
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/15/1993
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
178
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.38(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword: A Viable Partnership for School Renewal
From the Editors
Acknowledgments
Contributors
Lesson 1Improving the Program1
Lesson 2Planning for Success20
Lesson 3Evaluating the Plan33
Lesson 4Developing Leaders41
Lesson 5Developing Personnel49
Lesson 6Motivating People61
Lesson 7Managing Change75
Lesson 8Changing Attitudes85
Lesson 9Communicating Effectively94
Lesson 10Managing Time102
Lesson 11Managing Technology133
Lesson 12Managing the Budget143
Index153

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