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Effective school principals

competencies for meeting the demands of educational reform

by Cynthia D. McCauley

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Published by Center for Creative Leadership in Greensboro, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • School principals -- United States.,
    • School management and organization -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Cynthia D. McCauley.
      SeriesA Center for Creative Leadership report ;, no. 146, Report (Center for Creative Leadership) ;, no. 146.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2831.92 .M23 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination52 p. ;
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1036123M
      ISBN 100912879432
      LC Control Number93231349
      OCLC/WorldCa24176969

      After-school programs offer valuable opportunities to support children’s. learning while ensuring their safety when the school day ends. This guide contains a wealth of strategies and resources that show how principals can fulfill an essential leadership role in after-school programs without assuming additional management responsibilities.   Preparing Principals for a Changing World provides a hands-on resource for creating and implementing effective policies and programs for developing expert school leaders. Written by acclaimed author and educator Linda Darling-Hammond and experts Debra Meyerson, Michelle LaPointe, and Margaret Terry Orr, this important book examines the characteristics of successful educational .

      Effective Principals and School Quality Researchers found that highly effective princi-pals raise the achievement of a typical student in their schools by two to seven months of learn-ing in a single school year; ineffective principals lower achievement by the same amount. —Branch et al., Like teachers, principals become more effectiveFile Size: KB.   Dr. Gemar Mills, Co-Founder and Executive Director of College Achieve Paterson, is looking to spread his method for improving leadership in education through his new book, The Turnaround: Days of Change. The book is inspired by Dr. Mills’ experience as principal at Shabazz High School, where he developed ideas on how to address much-needed structural changes within .

      The sense of teamwork is apparent, and just as good teachers maintain a family atmosphere in a classroom, good principals establish that same feeling in the school as a : Cindi Rigsbee. In the case of school leadership, it has been documented that frequent turnover results in a negative school climate, which in turn has a negative effect on student performance. “Committed and effective principals who remain in their schools are associated with improved schoolwide student achievement.


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The book first explores how the principals' words and actions reveal their administrative attitudes and concepts of educational leadership, then draws inferences concerning effective leadership in several areas.

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Building Ranks: A Comprehensive Framework for Effective School Leaders offers you, the school leader, the strategies and inspiration to prepare each student and adult for lifelong success in a rapidly changing world.

With a focus on building culture and leading learning, this book translates new educational leadership standards into an actionable framework.5/5(2). School Management: Characteristics of Effective Principal By Abdikadir Issa Farah Atlantic International University, United States Abstract- Research shows that managing school is like managing a state.

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Principals Recommend Best Professional Books. From time to time, Education World updates and reposts an archived article that we think might be of interest to administrators.

We hope you find this recently updated article to be of value. We thought we'd ask school principals to recommend the "best professional books" around. In Qualities of Effective Principals, James H. Stronge, Holly B.

Richard, and Nancy Catano delineate these factors and show principals how to successfully balance the needs and priorities of their school and continuously develop and refine their leadership skills.

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school a range of leadership patterns exists – among principals, assistant principals, formal and informal teacher leaders, and parents – the principal remains the central source of leadership influence. THE SCHOOL PRINCIPAL AS LEADER Traditionally, the principal resembled the middle manager suggested in William Whyte’s ’s.

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Sanzo, Old Dominion University Published Extant literature on evidence-based instructional strategies mediated by elementary and secondary school leaders is surprisingly scant. Newmann, King, and Youngs (), for example, found that school capacity is the crucial variable affecting instructional quality and corresponding student achievement.

And at the heart of school capacity are principals focused on the development of teachers' knowledge and skills, professional community, program coherence, and technical resources. Unlike leaders in private-sector or military organizations (from which leadership theories are often drawn), principals typically have only indirect control over subordinates.

As a result, effective school leadership is often less about giving orders than about leading through social persuasion, personal connections, and shared leadership.Five is a magical number in education. Research suggests school reform takes five years and principals determined to make substantive change are encouraged to stay at least five years (Fuller & Young, ).

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Each of these directions has its own particular cultural, educational and policy history. Taken together, the various chapters in the volume provide a rich and.