ERIC Number: EJ633889
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Here's What Happens When A Principal Says "I Want You To Come Up with the Ideas."
Gideon, Barbara H.; Erlandson, David A.
Journal of Staff Development, v22 n4 p14-17 Fall 2001
Describes how a change to teacher leadership made a big difference for one diverse urban high school. Guiding principles included: the principal is the formal leader, but leadership is everyone's responsibility, and every professional is included in monitoring the renewal process. Staff learned that: change must address real needs, teacher-principal relationships are critical, and lots of encouragement is helpful. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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