ERIC Number: ED300915
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Challenges for School Leaders.
American Association of School Administrators, Arlington, VA.
This book is a compilation of the recommendations on leadership contained in education reports and management studies over the past 5 years. In addition exemplary programs reported in a survey by the American Association of School Administrators are presented throughout the book in sections titled "Promising Practices." Eight issues identified in the reports and addressed by the educational leaders are discussed: (1) what leadership is; (2) what education reports say about leadership; (3) sharing-decision making; (4) attracting, motivating, and rewarding good teachers; (5) curriculum leadership; (6) leadership for at-risk students; (7) building partnerships; (8) involving parents; and (9) leadership beyond the reports. Lists of education reports addressed and business texts consulted are included. (SI)
Descriptors: Administrative Change, Administrative Organization, Administrative Policy, Curriculum Development, Elementary Secondary Education, High Risk Students, Leadership Responsibility, Management Development, Parent Participation, Parent School Relationship, Participative Decision Making, Program Descriptions, Surveys
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Publication Type: Books; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Association of School Administrators, Arlington, VA.