ERIC Number: ED457786
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
The Administrative Portfolio: A Practical Guide to Improved Administrative Performance and Personnel Decisions.
Seldin, Peter; Higgerson, Mary Lou
This book offers administrators a reliable guide to creating a document that evidences performance. The book tells what the administrative portfolio is and how it can be created and used. Part 1 contains 12 chapters on creating and using the administrative portfolio: (1) "Changing Roles and Expectations of Academic Administrators"; (2) "The Administrative Portfolio"; (3) "The Importance of Collaboration"; (4) "Steps to Creating an Administrative Portfolio"; (5) "Choosing Items for the Portfolio"; (6) "Uses of the Portfolio"; (7) "Answers to Common Questions about the Administrative Portfolio"; (8) "Building the Administrative Portfolio"; (9) "Serving as an Administrative Portfolio Mentor"; (10) "Implementing an Administrative Portfolio Review Program"; (11) "Special Questions, Concerns, and Issues"; and (12) "Reflections on Developing an Administrative Portfolio" (Deborah deZure). The second part of this guide contains 13 examples of administrative portfolios presented by college administrators. (Contains 13 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Administrators, Decision Making, Educational Administration, Personnel Evaluation, Portfolio Assessment, Portfolios (Background Materials)
Anker Publishing Company, Inc., 176 Ballville Road, P.O. Box 249, Bolton, MA 01740-0249 ($39.95). Tel: 978-779-6190; Web site: http://www.ankerpub.com.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A