Daily Disciplines of Leadership: How to Improve Student Achievement, Staff Motivation, and Personal Organization / Edition 1 available in Paperback
Retaining the strongest content from the first edition, Daily Disciplines 2e provides a hands-on guide for leaders at every level, as well as prospective leaders in development programs. This book adds contmeporary evidence with facts about the impact of effective leaders on student performance, employee engagement, and student results. The second edition also includes new research, including large quantitative studies, deep cases studies, meta-analyses, and syntheses of meta-analyses.
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
Douglas B. Reevesone of the nation's leading authorities on academic standards, performance assessment, and accountabilityis the chairman and founder of the Center for Performance Assessment. He is the author of fourteen books, including The Leader's Guide to Standards (Jossey-Bass, 2002). Reeves was named to the Distinguished Authors Series by the Harvard University Graduate School of Education for 2002 and won the Parent's Choice Award for his book, 20-Minute Learning Connection. He was named Education Writer of the Year by the California County Superintendents Association.
Table of Contents
Part One: Leadership Essentials. 1. Students Are Not Customers: The Unique Elements of Educational Leadership. 2. The Leadership Dilemma: Building Consensus or Creating Change? 3. The Leadership and Learning Matrix. 4. Leadership Matters: How Leaders Improve the Lives of Students, Staff, and Communities. Part Two: Strategic Leadership. 5. Initiative Fatigue: When Good Intentions Fail. 6. Saving Strategic Planning from Strategic Plans. 7. Strategic Leadership in Action. Part Three: Leadership in Action. 8. The Daily Disciplines of Leadership. 9. Accountability: From Autopsy to Physical. 10. Building the Next Generation of Leaders. 11. Conclusion: The Enduring Values of the Leader: The Key to Surviving the Disappointments and Disasters of the Leadership Life.
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