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Lessons from Exceptional School Leaders
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About This Book
Ernest Boyer pushed school leaders to close “the gap between the haves and have-nots.” Al Shanker led teachers to form a strong union. Deborah Meier created small schools of choice that broke achievement records. Through interviews with these and many other outstanding school leaders, Mark Goldberg has distilled the essence of effective school and district leadership. You'll learn how strong leaders
You'll also find out how to encourage other educators to become leaders and to build teams, work groups, and community support networks. This is an essential guide for anyone who wants to know how to start--and maintain--an innovative educational program that supports high student achievement.
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MARK GOLDBERG is a book development editor, writer, and educational consultant. He has edited more than 25 books for ASCD and Corwin Press, Inc., a division of Sage Publications. Goldberg's previous books are Profiles of Leadership in Education (Phi Delta Kappa, 2000) and How to Design an Advisory System for a Secondary School (ASCD, 1998). In addition, Goldberg has published more than 80 articles on educational and social issues.
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