ERIC Number: ED498498
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Jun-22
Reference Count: 0
Supporting the Emotional Work of School Leaders
Harris, Belinda M.
Paul Chapman Publishing
This practical book deals with the emotional and moral dimensions of school leadership. The author sets out the intra-personal and interpersonal attributes, attitudes and behaviours necessary to develop emotional and moral leadership within the school community. The book provides a range of person-centred strategies for building communities of professionally committed, relationally competent, collaborative individuals. The book contains: (1) Introduction; (2) Self-Awareness and the Leader; (3) Self-Awareness and Understanding Caring for Yourself and the Organization; (4) Values and Moral Purpose; (5) Developing Effective Interpersonal Relationships; (6) Communicating Effectively; (7) Communicating to Empower; (8) Building a Professional Community; (9) Teacher Leadership and Development for School; (10) Improvement; and (11) Emotional Alchemy.
Descriptors: Book Reviews, Textbook Content, Instructional Leadership, Leadership Qualities, Leadership Training, Social Cognition, Personality Traits, Self Esteem, Organizational Development, Value Judgment, Communication Strategies, Emotional Adjustment, Emotional Development, Emotional Intelligence, Moral Development, Work Ethic, Personality Development, Transformational Leadership
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