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Beginning the Principalship A Practical Guide for New School Leaders

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ISBN-10: 0761976728

ISBN-13: 9780761976721

Edition: 2nd 2001 (Revised)

Authors: John C. Daresh

List price: $29.95
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This edition shows how the school principal can successfully survive the first year on the job and begin to serve as a strong and effective leader. Presented in a workbook style, it allows principals to document their expectations, progress and goals.
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Corwin Press
Publication date: 1/26/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 152
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

John C. Daresh is professor of educational leadership at the University of Texas at El Paso. Over the years, he has held faculty or administrative appointments at the University of Cincinnati, The Ohio State University, the University of Northern Colorado, and Illinois State University. He has also worked as a consultant on high school reform and administrator professional development for universities, state departments of education, national and state professional associations, and individual schools and districts across the United States, and also in Barbados, Canada, France, Holland, Israel, Turkey, South Africa, and Taiwan. By far, the bulk of Daresh's international service has been in…    

About the Author
Why This Book Is Important
A Framework for Understanding the Beginning Principalship
Technical and Managerial Skills
A Personal Leadership Checklist
Expectations for Technical and Managerial Skills
Learning to Lead by Assisting
Others' Expectations
Learning Your School's Culture
Reviewing Personal Values
Being a "Boss"
Building a Personal Timeline for Learning and Development
Building a Support System
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