Resilient School Leaders: Strategies for Turning Adversity into Achievement

Resilient School Leaders: Strategies for Turning Adversity into Achievement

by Jerry L. Patterson, Paul Kelleher
     
 

ISBN-10: 1416602674

ISBN-13: 9781416602675

Pub. Date: 01/28/2006

Publisher: Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development

Getting fired, dealing with bitter disputes, having your competence or integrity challenged--these are experiences that educators have all the time. But what's the difference between educators who triumph over adversity versus those who succumb?

Blending sage wisdom and research with real stories from educators, this book introduces you to three dimensions of

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Overview

Getting fired, dealing with bitter disputes, having your competence or integrity challenged--these are experiences that educators have all the time. But what's the difference between educators who triumph over adversity versus those who succumb?

Blending sage wisdom and research with real stories from educators, this book introduces you to three dimensions of resilience and describes guiding principles that every educator can live by
• Why realistic optimism is critical.
• How to use your Personal Strengths Triangle as an anchor.
• Which strategies help you strengthen your confidence and competence.
• How to harness four types of energy that will enhance your effectiveness.
• Ways to help school teams through tough times.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416602675
Publisher:
Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
186
Sales rank:
859,651
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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