Caring Enough to Lead

Author: Leonard O. Pellicer
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452280762
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Discover the meaning of caring leadership and bring your school to a new level of excellence! The author examines what it means to be an effective, caring leader who develops meaningful bonds with staff members to establish common core values. This updated edition of a bestseller demonstrates the relationship between caring leadership and moral and ethical choices and expands on the power of caring leadership to transform schools. This revised edition provides veteran and aspiring leaders with: Two new chapters on the art of caring leadership Real-world examples that illustrate what leaders encounter each day Expanded reflective exercises in each chapter

Superintendent Leadership

Author: Elaine L. Wilmore
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412955408
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Written by leadership expert Elaine L. Wilmore, this ideal resource helps aspiring and practicing superintendents attain proficiency in the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) standards.

Connecting Leadership to the Brain

Author: Michael H. Dickmann
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9780761976684
Format: PDF, ePub
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This visionary guide advances a new leadership paradigm by translating breakthrough research about six dimensions of human intelligence into practical strategies that can be immediately applied to how leaders influence growth and achievement.

Beyond School Improvement

Author: Robert Davidovich
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 141297139X
Format: PDF, ePub
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The authors discuss four elements of change and outline five essential practices for leading dynamic, innovative educational systems that prepare students for a changing world.

The School Leader s Guide to Learner Centered Education

Author: Barbara L. McCombs
Publisher: Corwin Pr
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Docs
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This innovative resource introduces a transformative leadership model that supports student development by focusing on key factors such as cognition, metacognition, motivation, affect, and individual differences.

Diverse partnerships for student success

Author: Larry E. Decker
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781578865383
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Diverse Partnerships for Student Success offers strategies to help educational leaders create and sustain successful partnerships in socio-economic diverse societies. The chapters present information on how to identify relevant demographic trends and create community partnerships to address the educational, cultural, vocational, and recreational needs of students and citizens in multicultural communities. Grounded in ISLLC and NCATE standards, the book offers comprehensive, research-based information, concrete program ideas, and numerous Internet sites.

Marching to Different Drummers

Author: Pat Burke Guild
Publisher: ASCD
ISBN: 0871203065
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Explores the importance of style in education by examining the individual differences that are labeled as learning styles, teaching styles, leadership styles, and psychological types.

Leadership

Author: Craig E. Johnson
Publisher: Waveland Press
ISBN: 1478637072
Format: PDF
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Leadership: A Communication Perspective has been at the forefront of university and college leadership courses for nearly three decades, providing a compelling, authoritative introduction to leadership as a communication-based activity. The new edition continues the tradition of excellence with an up-to-date treatment of theory and research combined with practical, real-world advice for improving communication competence and leadership effectiveness. Relevant: The authors profile contemporary leaders and organizations like Alibaba’s Jack Ma, Zappos’ Tony Hsieh, Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, Uber, The Container Store, Airbnb, Chipotle, the Waffle House, Nordstrom, and Google. Their presentation balances current scholarship and trends with historical perspectives to provide a fuller understanding of the study and practice of leadership. Comprehensive: Leadership and followership are examined in multiple contexts, including organizational leadership, public leadership, and leadership in groups and teams. Topics new to this edition include transcendent followership, the leadership skills approach, team coaching, escalation of commitment, invisible leadership, cultural intelligence, trigger events, and resilience. Full-featured: Self-Assessments measure readers’ perceptions of personal leadership skills, communication style, cultural intelligence, motivation to lead, and more. Case Studies examine leadership situations and pose thoughtful questions that prompt students to apply their experiences and understandings. Research Highlights summarize seminal and recent scholarship. Chapter Takeaways reinforce important concepts and action steps. Application Exercises offer abundant opportunities to explore, practice, and reflect on chapter content. Cultural Connections discuss leadership expectations and behaviors in other cultures. Leadership on the Big Screen correlates chapter concepts with the themes of popular films and documentaries.