Building Sustainable Leadership Capacity, Paperback
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Today's rapidly changing schools and educational trends present administrators and school leaders with unique challenges. This fifth volume in the Soul of Educational Leadership series offers inspiring articles that examine how to sustain the achievements of school communities while building shared leadership to carry on the work of school improvement, even when facing tight budgets or a change in leadership. Bringing together a powerful group of leading educational thinkers such as Michael Fullan, Dennis Sparks, Linda Lambert, Dean Fink, Alma Harris, and many others, this volume explores a variety of timely topics for reflection, discussion, and practiceIt's Includes:. The characteristics and nature of effective leadership. Sustainable leadership built on shared vision. Improving classroom teaching and student learning. Large-scale reforms that benefit the entire school community. Recruiting and developing new leaders
This book is an ideal reference for busy administrators dedicated to continued educational excellence.Features. Title - Building Sustainable Leadership Capacity. Authored - Alan M. Blank stein. Primary Author Affiliation - The HOPE Foundation, Bloomington, IN. Other Author(s) - Paul D. Houston. Binding - Paperback. Pages - 200. Publication Date - 05-May-09. Volume Number - 5. Primary Subject Code - Leadership - CA7. Item Weight - The Soul of Educational Leadership Series97511 oz.. Copyright Year - 2009About The Author
Award-winning author and visionary educational leader Alan M. Blank stein is founder and president of the HOPE Foundation, a not-for-profit organization whose honorary chair is Nobel Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu. A former “high-risk” youth, Alan began his career in education as a music teacher. He has worked in youth-serving organizations since 1983, including the March of Dimes, Phi Delta Kappa, and the National Educational Service (now Solution Tree), which he founded in 1987 and directed for 12 years. He has created award-winning publications and video staff development programs. He is the author of the best-selling book Failure Is Not an Option®: Six Principles That Guide Student Achievement in High-Performing Schools, which received the 2005 Book of the Year award from Learning Forward (formerly NSDC), and has been nominated for three other national and international awards. In addition to authorship of this award-winning book, Blank stein is Publisher of three Failure Is Not an Option® video series and Senior Editor along with Paul Houston of the thirteen-volume The Soul of Educational Leadership series. Blank stein also co-authored the Reaching Today’s Youth curriculum and has published articles in Educational Leadership, The School Administrator, Executive Educator, High School Magazine, Reaching Today’s Youth, and Inside the Workshop. He has also provided keynote presentations and workshops for virtually every major educational organization. Blank stein is on the Harvard International Principals Centers advisory board, served as Board member for Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, is former Co-Chair of Indiana University’s Neal Marshall Black Culture Center’s Community Network and advisor to the Faculty and Staff for Student Excellence (FASE) mentoring program. He also served as advisory board member for the Forum on Race, Equity, and Human Understanding with the Monroe County Schools in Indiana, and on the Board of Trustees for the Jewish Child Care Agency (JCCA), in which he was once a youth in residence.About Other Author
Paul D. Houston has established himself as one of the leading spokespersons for American education through his extensive speaking engagements, published articles, and his regular appearances on national radio and television. Formerly executive- SKU: CRWN1812
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