The Jossey-Bass Reader on Educational Leadership

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John Wiley & Sons, May 18, 2009 - Education - 496 pages
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This expanded and thoroughly updated edition of the popular anthology assembles the best book excerpts, articles, and reports that define and drive the field of educational leadership today. Filled with critical insights from respected authors, education researchers, and expert practitioners, this comprehensive volume features twenty-six chapters in six primary areas of interest: Principles of Leadership, Moral Leadership, Culture and Change, Standards and Systems, Diversity and Leadership, and the Future of Leadership.
  

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Give Me a Lever Long Enough and SingleHanded I can Move the World
3
The Nature of Leadership
17
Level 5 Leadership
27
The Unheroic Side of Leadership Notes from the Swamp
51
The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership
63
Moral Leadership
73
Leadership as Stewardship Whos Serving Who
75
An Educational Credo for a Time of Crisis and Urgency
93
Risk
211
Standards and Systems
219
Understanding the Normative System
221
Power Standards How Leaders Add Value to State and National Standards
239
Standards for School Leaders
249
Diversity and Leadership
267
Making Differences Matter A New Paradigm for Managing Diversity
269
Teaching All Students Celebrating Diverse Minds
289

Becoming a Trustworthy Leader
99
The Manager as Politician
115
The Authentic Leader
135
Culture and Change
157
Culture in Question
159
Understanding Change
169
Transformation School Leadership in a Transactional Policy World
183
Eight Roles of Symbolic Leaders
197
Gender and Race as Factors in Educational Leadership and Administration
299
Gender and Supervision
339
The Future of Leadership
349
The Work of Principals and Their Preparation Addressing Critical Needs for the TwentyFirst Century
351
Teacher Leadership Ideology and Practice
403
Lasting Leadership A Study of High Leadership Capacity Schools
421
Resourcefulness Restraint and Renewal
445
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Jossey-Bass is a leading educational publisher. Their books have been cited for excellence by the American Educaional Research Association, the National School Boards Association, and the American Educational Studies Association. The Jossey-Bass Education Series Readers offer both the student and practitioner collections of vital information on various topics in education.

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