ERIC Number: ED383043
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Curriculum Implementation. Leadership for Excellence.
Olson, Nancey; Blum, Robert E.
This workbook describes the Leadership for Excellence (LFE) professional-development program and provides workshop materials for three sessions. LFE is a long-range, systematic professional-development program designed for school administrators. Developed by the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, its focus is on actions for increasing school effectiveness. The program is comprised of five content strands--vision building, improving the school climate, improving instruction, implementing curriculum, and monitoring school progress. This workbook presents materials for three sessions that focus on curriculum development. It contains descriptions of group activities, handouts, and transparencies. The program is research based, has clear goals and operational objectives, builds on prior experiences and is related to the school situation, focuses on the leader who engages the entire staff, promotes collaboration among colleagues, and utilizes the experience of school practitioners. (LMI)
Descriptors: Administrator Education, Curriculum Development, Educational Cooperation, Elementary Secondary Education, Leadership, Leadership Training, Management Development, Professional Development, Workshops
Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, 101 S.W. Main Street, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR. School Improvement Program.