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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... leader, a transformational leader, who has the power to create a school climate that supports students, faculty, staff, parents, and the school community by my words, gestures, and deeds. I start every day by telling our students that I ...
... transformational principals actually do—from the teacher's point of view— that lead to improved teacher motivation ... leadership within the context of knowledge produced from a study of teachers' perspectives on effective leadership ...
... leadership, transformational leadership, school productivity and school effects, data analysis, and adult learning. We also compare findings about effective principal leadership to standards developed by the Interstate School Leaders ...
... transformational leadership, the micropolitics of education, principal-teacher relationships, and the work lives of teachers. His work concentrating on school-level micropolitics received the 1988 Davis Memorial Award given by the ...
... conceptualization of leaders who motivate followers to accomplish goals that represent shared values and beliefs. Unlike transactional leadership which is based on an exchange, transformational leadership Bringing Out the Best in Teachers.
CHAPTER 8 POSITIVE USE OF FORMAL AUTHORITY
CHAPTER 9 MIRRORS TO THE POSSIBLE
CHAPTER 10 CONCLUSIONS CAVEATS AND CHALLENGES
RESEARCH METHODS AND PROCEDURES