Remembering what's important : priorities of school leadership
Source:Rowman & Littlefield Education, Lanham, Md., p.199 (2011)
Call Number:Cubb LB2831.9 .B665 2011
Keywords:Educational leadership, School principals, Strategic planning
Contents: Surviving -- Improving instruction : guidelines for the observation process -- Improving instruction : alternative observations and other practices -- Hiring new staff -- Training and retaining new teachers : the critical first week -- Training and retaining new teachers : the fall semester -- Training and retaining new teachers : the spring semester -- Creating a positive school ambience : respect, instruction, welcome -- Creating a positive school ambience : support services, parental involvement, staff development, punitive measures -- Establishing formal and informal systems for creating a positive school ambience -- Working with the custodian and physical plant -- Dealing with the larger context : the school district, media, advisory boards and celebrities -- Dealing with the larger context : politics, parents and panaceas -- Passing the baton.