ERIC Number: ED454298
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Principal Portfolio. Second Edition.
Brown, Genevieve; Irby, Beverly J.
This resource shows how a portfolio can help administrators and principals engage in the reflection and continued growth necessary to create improved schools and learning. It contains hands-on, practical information on how to develop and use the portfolio to document growth, demonstrate the accomplishment of goals, and enhance performance and career advancement. This revised edition features a new section on electronic portfolios and contains expanded information on using portfolios for professional development and evaluation. There is a new focus on academic growth in administrator preparation. The chapters are: (1) "The Principal Portfolio: Why It's Needed"; (2) "What Is Included in the Principal Portfolio?"; (3) "The Principal Portfolio for Professional Growth"; (4) "The Principal Portfolio for Evaluation"; and (5) "The Principal Portfolio for Career Advancement." (Contains 18 figures and 46 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Educational Administration, Elementary Secondary Education, Portfolio Assessment, Portfolios (Background Materials), Principals, Problem Solving, Professional Development
Corwin Press, Inc., A Sage Publications Company, 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320-2218 (paperback: ISBN-0-7619-7700-7, $24.95; clothbound: ISBN-0-7619-7699-X, $55.95). Tel: 805-499-9734; Fax: 805-499-5323; Web site: http://www.corwinpress.com.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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