ERIC Number: ED507476
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Reference Count: 0
Applying Servant Leadership in Today's Schools
Culver, Mary K.
Eye on Education
This book illustrates how the ideal of servant leadership can be applied in your school today. With real-life scenarios, discussions, and self assessments, this book gives practical suggestions to help you develop into a caring and effective servant leader. There are 52 scenarios in this book, focusing on situations as varied as: (1) Dealing with teachers who don't like students; (2) AYP; (3) Cultural awareness; (4) Dealing with discipline referrals; and (5) Decision making. This book helps readers apply the principles of servant leadership to each of these scenarios by providing: analysis tables, self-assessments, and discussions. Chapter titles include: (1) Why We Can't Lead Alone; (2) Good-Bye to King of the Hill; (3) Learning to Play Nice; (4) It's a Team Thing; (5) The Whole Kit and Caboodle; and (6) Follow the Leader.
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Leadership, Leadership Qualities, School Administration, Guidelines, Leadership Effectiveness, Vignettes, Administrator Role, Leadership Styles, Educational Improvement, Federal Programs, Decision Making, Discipline, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Teamwork, Principals, Educational Indicators, Teacher Administrator Relationship
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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