The Effective School Leader's Guide to Management

The Effective School Leader's Guide to Management

by Jane L. Sigford
     
 

ISBN-10: 141291759X

ISBN-13: 9781412917599

Pub. Date: 10/07/2005

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This essential guide for new and veteran school leaders explores 15 vital topics, strategies, and examples for achieving successful school leadership through effective management.

Overview

This essential guide for new and veteran school leaders explores 15 vital topics, strategies, and examples for achieving successful school leadership through effective management.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412917599
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
10/07/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
1,263,492
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Dedication
Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Part I. Introduction
1. Leadership and Management: Creating a Professional Learning Community
Part II. Topical Issues
2. A Neat Desk Is Not Necessarily the Sign of a Good Administrator
3. People Are Our Business
4. Discipline as a Leadership Tool
5. School as Heart and Soul of a Community
6. “No, Virginia, there is no Magic Bullet Curriculum”
7. Focus on Professional Development
8. What’s Special About Special Education
9. Understanding Cultural Proficiency
10. Making the Most of Meetings
11. Accountability as Opera
Part III. Reflective Skills of a 21st Century Practitioner
12. The Gift of Mistakes
13. Knowing Yourself as a Moral and Ethical Leader
14. Balance Between Work and Play
Conclusion: Putting It All Together
References
Index

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