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Leader of Leaders: The Handbook for Principals on the Cultivation, Support, and Impact of Teacher-Leaders, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Hal Portner, William E. Collins

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Aug 27, 2013

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Designed for elementary and secondary school educators and leaders; teacher-leaders and school leaders.

 

In this handbook, readers examine the roles of principals as leaders of leaders; the roles of teacher-leaders as they lead; the culture in which teacher-leaders emerge, develop, and are supported; and the function of building principals as catalysts for and champions of this supportive, constructive culture. The book also examines the characteristics, roles, effectiveness, and professional development of teacher-leaders; the barriers and driving forces that impact their effectiveness; and the differences and similarities between formal and informal teacher-leaders.

Table of Contents

Introduction

 

Section I. The School Administration

1.   Becoming a More Powerful Leader through Shared Leadership

2.   A Bountiful Garden

3.   Leader of Leaders

 

Section II. The Teacher as Leader

4.   Who Are Teacher-Leaders?

5.   Where and How Teacher-Leaders Lead

6.   Learning to Lead

 

Section III. The Leader of Leader Culture

7.   Shaping School Culture: We Don’t Know What We Don’t Know

8.   School Climate and Culture

9.   Building Sustainability

 

Conclusion

Appendices

References

Index

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$18.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-334708-1