ERIC Number: ED491259
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Mar
Empowering School Leaders: Personal Political Power for School Board Members and Administrators
Rowman & Littlefield Education
This book will empower everyone who works in education to build more support in Congress and state legislatures. It is full of personal anecdotes that illuminate successes, failures, and examples that teach from real-life experience. "Empowering School Leaders" is tailored for educators and designed to show them how to increase their political clout in the fight for education. This book is organized into the following parts: (1) People in Politics; and (2) The Process. Appended are: (1) How You Gonna Call? Effectiveness Rating for Forms of Communication; (2) Seven Steps for Creating a Powerful In-Person Encounter; (3) Be-Attitudes to Help You Succeed, Persevere, and Recover; and (4) Letters, E-mails, Faxes, and How to Make Them Work.
Descriptors: Boards of Education, Political Power, Educational Administration, Instructional Leadership, Politics of Education, Empowerment, Trustees, Administrators, Interpersonal Competence
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, 4501 Forbes Blvd., Suite 200, Lanham, MD 20706. Tel: 800-462-6420 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
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