Best Practices of Award-Winning Secondary School Principals Paperback
Using recent survey results from 34 award-winning NCLB blue-ribbon secondary headteachers across the United States, author Sandra Harris examines over 100 of their best field-based practices to help school leaders everywhere succeed in making their schools the best that they can be.
The chapters in this unique collection are organized around six themes to help secondary school headteachers learn from their peers successful strategies centred on leadership, shaping campus culture, communicating for collaboration, curriculum and instruction, school improvement plans, and personalizing the learning environment.
Aspiring, new, and veteran secondary headteachers will benefit from: o Descriptions of best practices and ideas for implementing them o Recommended reading list for effective headteacherso Reflection and insight from successful headteacherso Additional resources to further extend best practices This invaluable resource covers the most current research, ideas, and strategies to help secondary headteachers become exemplary school leaders and create a thriving school environment.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 27/06/2006
- Category: Organization & management of education
- ISBN: 9781412925051
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