ERIC Number: ED326974
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
How To Increase Assistant Principals' Involvement in Class Management. Tips for Principals from NASSP.
Hunter, Deloris Ramsey
Strategies for principals to increase their assistant principals' involvement in classroom management and to fulfill their positions as instructional leaders are described in this bulletin. Strategies include: (1) introduction, implementation, and reinforcement of classroom management skills; (2) development of partnerships with teachers; (3) understanding and adjusting classroom dynamics; (4) establishing student responsibility; (5) use of a systematic approach to discipline; (6) involvement of all staff to create a positive atmosphere; (7) use of support services; (8) enhancement and motivation of teachers; and (9) assignment of assistant principals to different duties. The strategies stress discipline problem prevention through increased involvement in classroom management. (LMI)
Descriptors: Assistant Principals, Classroom Techniques, Discipline Problems, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Leadership, Principals, Teacher Administrator Relationship
National Association of Secondary School Principals, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA.