Bringing Out the Best in Teachers: What Effective Principals Do
"Reading this book is like having a conversation with several great colleagues sharing their ideas and expertise. The ideas and suggestions are clear, relevant, and doable. This book is inspiring!"
Teachers reveal how principals can empower them to perform their best!
What strategies do great principals use to influence teachers, students, and classroom instruction? This best-selling book by Joseph Blase and Peggy C. Kirby, now in its third edition, provides the answers from the teachers themselves.
New material in this revised edition compares the authors′ original research findings with recent literature on transformational leadership, school productivity, and adult learning, as well as the ISLLC and ELCC standards. Such comparisons underscore the continued timeliness and timelessness of this teacher′s-eye view of effective school leadership. The book offers strategies and related practices that allow leaders to
Ideal for experienced or aspiring school principals, this enlightening and compact resource provides invaluable perspectives on how to motivate and inspire classroom teachers.
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... school principals—both practicing and prospective—who want to bring out the best in teachers. It is intended to help them examine, rather specifically, what they can do to influence teachers and their performance. Unfortunately, the ...
... Teachers, therefore, may choose to disregard school principals whose goals and strategies of influence are inconsistent with school goals and teachers' professional norms and expectations. When teachers' and principals' purposes and ...
... teacher and program evaluator in the state of Louisiana. Since receiving a PhD in educational administration in 1987, she investigated school-level factors, particularly leadership and governance, that influence student and teacher ...
... practitioners of educational administration believe that principals play a critical role in schools. Many argue that school principals can affect virtually all aspects of school life. Yet, CHAPTER 1- PRINCIPALS AND THEIR EFFECTIVENESS.
... school leadership enhances teachers and their overall performance. This book helps fill the gap by adding to the knowledge about how truly effective principals influence teachers and the specific consequences of this influence for teachers ...
CHAPTER 8 POSITIVE USE OF FORMAL AUTHORITY
CHAPTER 9 MIRRORS TO THE POSSIBLE
CHAPTER 10 CONCLUSIONS CAVEATS AND CHALLENGES
RESEARCH METHODS AND PROCEDURES