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Linking Leadership to Student Learning

ISBN-10: 0470623314
ISBN-13: 9780470623312
Edition: 2012
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Book details

Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 12/30/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

Leadership is second only to classroom instruction as an influence on student achievement. Strong leadership can potentially unleash latent capacities that already exist in an organization. The authors, after five years of research, could not find a single documented case of a school that managed to turn around its student achievement trajectory in the absence of talented leadership. This thoroughly researched book examines all types of leaders: from the school principal to the teacher leader. The authors also look closely at each organizational level in the school system-school, classroom, community, district, and state.

Figures and Tables
Acknowledgments
About the Authors
About the Contributors
Foreword
Preface
Leadership and Learning: The Critical Connection
School Leadership that Matters for Students
Collective Leadership: The Reality of Leadership Distribution Within the School Community
Shared and Instructional Leadership: When Principals and Teachers Successfully Lead Together
Distributed Leadership in Action: A Complex Pattern of People, Tasks, and Goals
Core Practices: The Four Essential Components of the Leader's Repertoire
An Up-Close View of Instructional Leadership: A Grounded Analysis
The Broad and Unique Role of Districts in the School Improvement Business
How to Harness Family and Community Energy: The District's Role
Confidence for School Improvement: A Priority for Principals
Principal Efficacy: District-Led Professional Development
Succession: A Coordinated Approach to Leadership Distribution
Data Use: An Exploration from the District to the School
The "District Difference": A New Perspective on the Local Challenges for Improvement
Case Studies: District Responses to State Leadership
Conclusion
Scale Reliability for Variables
Additional Evidence Related to Chapter Seven
Notes
References
Index

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