ERIC Number: EJ818302
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Nov
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Using Leadership Teams to Elevate English Learning
Hill, Jane D.; Lundquist, Anne M.
School Administrator, v65 n10 p30-35 Nov 2008
The Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning (McREL) works with administrators and teachers to build their skills in research-based ELL strategies that can be implemented in general education settings. This article discusses the five key elements that guide the work of the academies. These are: (1) Assemble a strong leadership team; (2) Develop a purposeful community; (3) Identify and respond to the magnitude of change; (4) Monitor and evaluate programs; and (5) Make it systemic.
Descriptors: Educational Change, Skill Development, Leadership Responsibility, Instructional Leadership, Teamwork, Special Needs Students, English (Second Language), Program Evaluation, Program Effectiveness, Teacher Responsibility, English Instruction
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