The most trusted source of leadership wisdom, updated to address today's realities The Leadership Challenge ;is the gold-standard manual for effective leadership, grounded in research and written by the premier authorities in the field.
The author identifies five essential actions as well as five essential skills all leaders must adopt to run successful and healthy schools. By reading this book, K-12 principals will discover clear steps for how to strengthen their leadership and promote learning for all
Professional learning communities (PLCs) provide the best possible environment for student learning and growth, but the need for virtual and hybrid classrooms has made it challenging for PLCs to thrive. With their book Virtual PLCs at Work: A Guide to Effectively Implementing Online and Hybrid Teaching and Learning, authors Paul C. Farmer and Dennis King provide a thorough guide for implementing the PLC process in virtual and hybrid classrooms.
Barzun brilliantly layers lessons across history and industries with his own experiences as an internet entrepreneur, political organizer, and US ambassador to the United Kingdom and Sweden. The Power of Giving Away Power shows how the Constellation mindset shines in some of the most impactful organizations and innovations the world has ever known. And it encourages us all to recognize, as Barzun writes, "the power we can create by seeing the power in others" ? and making the leap to lead.
This book serves as a resource for schools beginning their journey to becoming a PLC, schools already on the path, and schools looking to get back on track. It is a guide for principals and other school leaders, as well as a resource for members of a guiding coalition.
In Teachers We Trust presents a compelling vision, offering practical ideas for educators and school leaders wishing to develop teacher-powered education systems. It reveals why teachers in Finland hold high status, and shows what the country's trust- based school system looks like in action.