192 pages | 24 B/W Illus.
Today’s educational leaders are working with more resources, more research, and more stakeholders--all within the same, limited time in a day as we had a decade ago. Author Jessica M. Cabeen takes readers through an intentional journey of current trends and buzzwords, helping leaders understand how social media is a tool for connection, collaboration, and learning. This exciting book explores the importance of care and collaboration with all members of the educational community—students, teachers, staff, families, and community partners. Each chapter highlights examples of leaders that have made positive change in their schools, and provides key actionable strategies that can be implemented at a pace that is sustainable and tailored to fit your needs. You will discover a deeper understanding of the critical importance of your role in:
Filled with practical examples, tools, and strategies, Unconventional Leadership is a resource school leaders can pick up today and implement tomorrow.
Meet the Author
Introduction: The Case for Unconventional Leadership in Schools.
Chapter One: Leading with Students
Chapter Two: Leading with Staff
Chapter Three: Leading with Family Members
Chapter Four: Leading with Colleague or Central Office Administrator
Chapter Five: Leading with Community Members or Legislative Stakeholders
Chapter Six: Leading for Yourself
Conclusion: A Few Cautionary Tales.
Appendix: So how do I do that? Resources for organizing social media accounts and work.