ISBN-10:
081084608X
ISBN-13:
9780810846081
Pub. Date:
02/25/2003
Publisher:
R&L Education
Standards-Based Leadership: A Case Study Book for the Superintendency / Edition 1

Standards-Based Leadership: A Case Study Book for the Superintendency / Edition 1

by Sandra Lowery, Sandra Harris

Paperback

View All Available Formats & Editions
Current price is , Original price is $39.0. You
Select a Purchase Option (New Edition)
  • purchase options
    $34.92 $39.00 Save 10% Current price is $34.92, Original price is $39. You Save 10%.
  • purchase options

Overview

Standards-Based Leadership: A Case Study Book for the Superintendency / Edition 1

Although there are several case study books for administrators, this one book, specifically for superintendents, is framed within the state and national standards. It offers a way for superintendents as well as those in training to combine best-practice theory with practice using everyday, realistic situations. Each chapter includes: · questions for discussion · references · additional resources Readers will also find a corresponding brief literature review and a case study that illustrates the standard being discussed.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780810846081
Publisher: R&L Education
Publication date: 02/25/2003
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Sandra Lowery is a former public school superintendent. She is currently a full professor and chair of the Department of Secondary Education and Educational Leadership at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. Sandra Harris is an educator with experience in K-12 public and private schools. She is currently assistant professor in the Department of Secondary Education and Educational Leadership at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Introduction Chapter 3 1 A Memorial for Alyssa and Jenna Chapter 4 2 A Culture of Success or the Emperor's New Clothes Chapter 5 3 The Blytheville Story: The Challenge of Changing Demographics Chapter 6 4 The Politics of School Reform Chapter 7 5 Higher Test Scores at Any Price Chapter 8 6 Se Habla Español Aqui? Chapter 9 7 Oops! Technology Problems Chapter 10 8 Spending a Make-Believe Budget Chapter 11 9 Contaminated Ground Chapter 12 10 Accusations—True or False? Chapter 13 Appendix 1 Texas Competencies for the Superintendent Chapter 14 Appendix 2 Standards for School Leaders

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews