Making Meetings Work: How to Get Started, Get Going, and Get It Done / Edition 1

Making Meetings Work: How to Get Started, Get Going, and Get It Done / Edition 1

by Ann M. Delehant
ISBN-10:
1412914612
ISBN-13:
9781412914611
Pub. Date:
11/28/2006
Publisher:
SAGE Publications

Paperback

View All Available Formats & Editions
Current price is , Original price is $36.95. You
Select a Purchase Option (New Edition)
  • purchase options
    $29.36 $36.95 Save 21% Current price is $29.36, Original price is $36.95. You Save 21%.
  • purchase options
    $24.63 $36.95 Save 33% Current price is $24.63, Original price is $36.95. You Save 33%.
    icon-error
    Note: Access code and/or supplemental material are not guaranteed to be included with textbook rental or used textbook.
  • purchase options

Overview

Making Meetings Work: How to Get Started, Get Going, and Get It Done / Edition 1

Provides school leaders with a step-by-step process for planning, setting ground rules, considering traditional meeting alternatives, making good decisions, and developing action plans.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781412914611
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 11/28/2006
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 200
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Ann M. Delehant is a caring educator and committed training and development professional. She is an experienced facilitator and staff developer, with deep school and district experience. Ann currently works as an independent consultant, serving as a facilitator, coach, trainer, and change agent. She addresses a variety of topics, including systems change, collaborative teamwork, coaching, facilitation skills, effective staff development practices, data/accountability, and long-range planning. She is frequently asked to serve as an external facilitator, assisting teams as they develop strategic work plans, solve problems, resolve conflicts, and make collaborative decisions. Ann recently completed training to develop skills as a life coach and is a founding member of Coaching School Results, Inc.

is a caring educator and committed training and development professional. She is an experienced facilitator and staff developer, with deep school and district experience. Ann currently works as an independent consultant, serving as a facilitator, coach, trainer, and change agent. She addresses a variety of topics, including systems change, collaborative teamwork, coaching, facilitation skills, effective staff development practices, data/accountability, and long-range planning. She is frequently asked to serve as an external facilitator, assisting teams as they develop strategic work plans, solve problems, resolve conflicts, and make collaborative decisions. Ann recently completed training to develop skills as a life coach and is a founding member of Coaching School Results, Inc.

Ann is an associate of W. P. Dolan and Associates, a management and labor consulting firm that specializes in deep systemic change and collaborative work. In this role, she works with Dr. W. Patrick Dolan, supporting board of education, district, and union leaders who are committed to long-term reform initiatives. Ann has notable state and national affiliations. She is a senior consultant for and served as a Trustee of the National Staff Development Council (NSDC) and was a founding member of the New York State Staff Development Council. Ann received the NSDC Distinguished Service Award in 1996.

Table of Contents

List of Handouts
Foreword by Stephanie Hirsh
Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Author
1. Planning a Meeting
2. Getting the Group Started
3. Running a Meeting
4. Making Decisions
5. Taking Action
Conclusion
References
Extended Readings
Index

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews