Awakening the Sleeping Giant: Helping Teachers Develop as Leaders NULL

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Corwin #ad - Katzenmeyer and moller examine the importance of teacher leadership in improving outcomes in schools, and cover the development of teacher leaders from preservice preparation to careerlong support. The book discusses the challenges that many teacher leaders face, including: Deciding to accept a leadership role  Building principal–teacher leader relationships  Working with peers  Facilitating professional learning for themselves and others Corwin Press.

Empower teachers as leaders to improve student learning and performance!With updated research and new teacher inventories and surveys, this third edition of a bestseller draws on the authors’ two decades of experience studying and observing the work of teacher leaders.

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Teacher Leadership

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Jossey-Bass #ad - It shows how to develop learning communities that include rather than exclude, create knowledge rather than merely apply it, and that offer challenge and support to both new and experienced teachers. Teacher leadership offers a new standard of teaching and community that recognizes all teachers as leaders.

Teacher Leadership #ad - In addition, they tell stories of individual teachers - from Maine to California - who are able to lead in a variety of contexts. In teacher leadership, lieberman and Miller discuss current changes in the teacher's role, and make sense of the research on teacher leadership. Jossey-Bass. This book is a volume in the jossey-Bass Leadership Library in Education - a series designed to meet the demand for new ideas and insights about leadership in schools.

They offer case studies of innovative programs - such as the National Writing Project - that provide teachers with opportunities to lead within a professional community.

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Teacherpreneurs: Innovative Teachers Who Lead But Don't Leave

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This book is about "teacherpreneurs"―highly accomplished classroom teachers who blur the lines of distinction between those who teach in schools and those who lead them. These teacherpreneurs embody the concept that teachers can teach as well as lead the transformation of teaching and learning. It’s about empowering expert teachers who can buoy the image of teaching and enforce standards among their ranks while all along making sure that their colleagues as well as education policymakers and the public know what works best for students.

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Liberating Leadership Capacity: Pathways to Educational Wisdom

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Teachers College Press #ad - A timely approach for the effective implementation of the Every Child Succeeds Act S. The context is democratic communities; the learning is constructivist; the leadership is shared. What emerges is a pathway through which educators can become the primary designers of their own learning and that of their students, thus creating sustainable systems of high leadership capacity.

During the past quarter century, conceptions of leadership have evolved in concert with breakthrough discoveries in science and generative learning. 1177. An in-depth analysis of the standards movement through the lens of capacity building. An understanding of systemic change as an organic process arising from practice rather than being imposed on practice―approaches that unleash a sense of agency and wisdom.

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Leadership strategies constructed from the values of learning, democracy, equity and diversity. Professional learning designed to involve community members in building leadership capacity. Liberating leadership capacity captures these new ideas through the integration of the authors’ earlier works in constructivist leadership and leadership capacity.

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Teacher Leadership: The «New» Foundations of Teacher Education - Revised edition Counterpoints - A Reader

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Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers #ad - This book includes the work of over thirty authors and is an essential tool for guiding dialogue regarding the various facets of teacher leadership and its impact on school culture, student learning and professional learning communities within the context of twenty-first century school reform. This topic has emerged as a major component of both state and national standards, and as such, it is included in most contemporary teacher education programs.

This revised edition of teacher leadership: the «New» Foundations of Teacher Education provides an overview of the scholarship being done in the field and a framework for questions and discussions regarding the sustainability of teacher leadership efforts. Teacher leadership: the «new» foundations of Teacher Education – A Reader is intended for undergraduate and graduate education students.

Teacher Leadership: The «New» Foundations of Teacher Education - Revised edition Counterpoints - A Reader #ad - The book opens with a completely new section that presents scholarship related to teacher leadership and social justice, where the role of ideology in the work of teacher leaders is considered. Three decades of research have focused on teacher leadership as an essential element of school improvement, but its relationship to the potential transformation of the teaching profession remains unexplored.

. In this edition, each of the five sections is accompanied by an introduction and reflection questions on the various issues related to teachers acting as leaders in classrooms, schools and communities. Teacher leadership as a dimension of teachers’ work has never been more important. Jossey-Bass.

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Connecting Teacher Leadership and School Improvement NULL

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The first part of the book explores the core concepts of teacher leadership, while the second part shows readers how to establish the context in their school or district to cultivate and support teacher leaders. Jossey-Bass.

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Every Teacher a Leader: Developing the Needed Dispositions, Knowledge, and Skills for Teacher Leadership Corwin Teaching Essentials

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Corwin #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Discover the secrets of successful teacher leadership! Whether you’re a teacher who’s ready to take on new roles or an administrator looking to develop strong leaders, this content-driven handbook is here to help you make distributed school leadership a reality. Jossey-Bass.

The book features: well-tested content and activities Reflective writing prompts Scenarios for discussion Self-evaluations Two companion guides: one for teachers, and one for administrators Jossey-Bass. Corwin Publishers. Inside you’ll find specific how-tos for the essential skills teacher leaders need most: running meetings, resolving conflicts, delivering effective professional development, teaching colleagues, conducting needs assessments, employing technology, providing feedback, and more.

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Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That's Transforming Education

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Used book in Good Condition. You, your child, and School is forthcoming from Viking. Ken robinson is one of the world’s most influential voices in education, and his 2006 TED Talk on the subject is the most viewed in the organization’s history. A revolutionary reappraisal of how to educate our children and young people by Ken Robinson, the New York Times bestselling author of The Element and Finding Your Element.

At a time when standardized testing businesses are raking in huge profits, when many schools are struggling, and students and educators everywhere are suffering under the strain, Robinson points the way forward. Jossey-Bass. Now, the internationally recognized leader on creativity and human potential focuses on one of the most critical issues of our time: how to transform the nation’s troubled educational system.

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Learning from Lincoln: Leadership Practices for School Success

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Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development #ad - Creative schools The Grassroots Revolution That s Transforming Education. Communicating ideas effectively with precise and straightforward language3. Believing that hope can become a realityChapters devoted to each element explore the historical record of Lincoln s life and actions, then discuss the implications for modern educators.

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Uncovering Teacher Leadership: Essays and Voices From the Field

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The ABCs of Educational Testing: Demystifying the Tools That Shape Our Schools

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Used book in Good Condition. But we often shelve our understanding of these because they are overwhelmingly complex. Formative, data-driven, high-stakes―we all know the buzzwords surrounding educational testing. Corwin Publishers. Using a nontechnical approach, this book offers fundamental knowledge to free you from testing fogginess―all framed around practical actions you can take to strengthen your assessment literacy.

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