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  • Visible Learning into Action

    International Case Studies of Impact

    By John Hattie, Deb Masters, Kate Birch

    Recently at the Visible Learning Conference, Professor John Hattie stood up in his opening address and said, "I’m looking at you all and thinking ‘What if I got this wrong?’" I feel the same way when educators ask to visit and I always end up in the same place – that Keilor Views is a living,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-19 
    Routledge

  • Case Studies on Safety, Bullying, and Social Media in Schools

    Current Issues in Educational Leadership

    By Laura Trujillo-Jenks, Kenneth Jenks

    Case Studies on Safety, Bullying, and Social Media in Schools addresses the most topical issues facing school leaders today—including bullying, harassment, inappropriate use of social media, drug use, and school safety. This case book helps aspiring educational leaders prepare and respond to even…

    Paperback – 2015-10-05 
    Routledge

  • Improving School Governance

    How better governors make better schools, 2nd Edition

    By Mr Nigel Gann

    About the first edition: "School governors will find this a sound and practical guide to the nature of their responsibilities and the process of managing their workload. It is well researched, based on vast experience, illustrated from the best practice, free from jargon – and always interesting."…

    Paperback – 2015-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Evaluating Literacy Instruction

    Principles and Promising Practices

    Edited by Rachael E. Gabriel, Richard L. Allington

    This must-read book for all literacy educators illuminates the intersection of research on literacy instruction and teacher evaluation. Since 2009, 46 states have changed or revised policies related to evaluating teachers and school leaders. In order for these new policies to be used to support and…

    Paperback – 2015-08-27
    Routledge

  • Democratic Ethical Educational Leadership

    Reclaiming School Reform

    By Steven Jay Gross, Joan Poliner Shapiro

    A democratic, ethical leader integrates democracy, social justice, and school reform through dialogue and is guided by a sense of responsibility to students, families, and the community. Democratic Ethical Educational Leadership presents a cohesive framework for aspiring and practicing leaders to…

    Paperback – 2015-08-18
    Routledge

  • Education, Leadership and Islam

    Theories, discourses and practices from an Islamic perspective

    By Saeeda Shah

    Educational institutions are undergoing complex and sensitive changes in the context of immigration, international mobility, globalisation, and shifting economic scenarios, making highly challenging demands on educational leaders. Leadership is increasingly being perceived and theorised as pivotal…

    Hardback – 2015-07-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • From School Administrator to School Leader

    15 Keys to Maximizing Your Leadership Potential

    By Brad Johnson, Julie Sessions

    Learn how to become a leader who truly empowers and inspires others. This practical book shows you how to move from being a manager or administrator who simply gets things done to a leader who motivates others to succeed, creating a more positive work environment. The book covers 15 keys to success…

    Paperback – 2015-06-15
    Routledge

  • Introduction to the Principalship

    Theory to Practice

    By Leslie S. Kaplan, William A. Owings

    The latest leadership textbook from respected author team Kaplan and Owings explores how principals can effectively build a culture around student achievement. Introduction to the Principalship helps aspiring principals understand how to develop a vision for improvement, make decisions and manage…

    Paperback – 2015-04-01
    Routledge

  • Leadership for Increasingly Diverse Schools

    By George Theoharis, Martin Scanlan

    Leadership for Increasingly Diverse Schools provides both practicing and aspiring leaders with the theory, research, and practical guidance to lead socially just schools. Today’s schools are growing more pluralistic and diverse, and leadership is central to reversing long-standing trends of…

    Paperback – 2015-03-24
    Routledge
    Educational Leadership for Equity and Diversity

  • The Assistant Principal's Guide

    New Strategies for New Responsibilities

    By M. Scott Norton

    Though traditionally responsible for school operations, assistant principals increasingly find themselves expected to provide academic leadership as students face a growing emphasis on academic performance. This timely book helps current and aspiring assistant principals implement best practices…

    Paperback – 2014-12-18
    Routledge

  • Leadership for Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Schools

    By Martin Scanlan, Francesca A. López

    Leadership for Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Schools provides aspiring and practicing leaders the guidance to lead, organize, and support their schools to effectively serve linguistically and culturally diverse students. Authors Scanlan and López explore how schools can cultivate…

    Paperback – 2014-11-06
    Routledge

  • Financing Public Schools

    Theory, Policy, and Practice

    By Kern Alexander, Richard G. Salmon, F. King Alexander

    Financing Public Schools moves beyond the basics of financing public elementary and secondary education to explore the historical, philosophical, and legal underpinnings of a viable public school system. Coverage includes the operational aspects of school finance, including issues regarding teacher…

    Paperback – 2014-10-08
    Routledge

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