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  1. Facilitating Challenging Groups

    Leaderless, Open, and Single Session Groups

    By Nina W. Brown

    Groups— like the people in them—come in all forms, and often they don’t fit a standard mold. Single-session, leaderless, and open groups are three of the most common kinds of nonstandard groups, but participants and facilitators of these kinds of groups have few, if any, resources at their disposal...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Routledge

  2. Educating Students in Poverty

    Effective Practices for Leadership and Teaching

    By Mark Lineburg, Rex Gearheart

    Tackling a growing challenge in today’s schools, experienced educators Lineburg and Gearheart present an honest picture of how poverty affects students, families, and the school community at large. They offer a host of practical applications that can be used in every school district in America to...

    Published April 30th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Creating Effective Community Partnerships for School Improvement

    A Guide for School Leaders

    By Hazel M. Carter

    Creating Effective Partnerships for School Improvement places the school within the community which is composed of a number of key players, including school leaders, classroom teachers, private foundations, higher education institutions, business and community based organizations, and government...

    Published March 26th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Transformative Leadership in Education

    Equitable Change in an Uncertain and Complex World

    By Carolyn M. Shields

    In the volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous world of education today, leaders need to take an engaged, activist, and courageous approach to help build optimistic futures for all students. Transformative Leadership in Education presents an alternative approach to leadership for deep and...

    Published September 25th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Cultivating an Ethical School

    By Robert J. Starratt

    Often the school is left as an institution seemingly ethically neutral, leaving untouched questions about whether the school itself is a site of injustice toward both educators and children. Springing from his well-known Building an Ethical School, Robert J. Starratt now looks more closely at the...

    Published April 18th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Intellectual Leadership in Higher Education

    Renewing the role of the university professor

    By Bruce Macfarlane

    Series: Research into Higher Education

    What is ‘intellectual leadership’ and how might this concept be better understood in the modern university? Drawing on research into the role of full or chair professors, this book argues that it is important to define and reclaim intellectual leadership as a counter-weight to the prevailing...

    Published February 17th 2012 by Routledge

  7. A Guide to Effective School Leadership Theories

    By Matthew Lynch

    Educational administrators know that leadership requires hundreds of judgments each day that require a sensitivity and understanding of various leadership strategies. Bridging the gap between the academic and practical world, A Guide to Effective School Leadership Theories provides an exploration...

    Published February 9th 2012 by Routledge

  8. School Effectiveness and Improvement Research, Policy and Practice

    Challenging the Orthodoxy?

    Edited by Christopher Chapman, Paul Armstrong, Alma Harris, Daniel Muijs, David Reynolds, Pam Sammons

    This book provides a contemporary overview of school effectiveness and improvement. It charts the development theory and research in this area and looks at the contribution made to policy and practice. It also challenges some assumptions that have become ingrained into the theoretical and...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Applied Critical Leadership in Education

    Choosing Change

    By Lorri J. Santamaría, Andrés P. Santamaría

    Educational leaders are seeing the increasing need for practical transformative models and theories to address academic, cultural, and socio-economic gaps separating learners at all levels of the educational system. Applied Critical Leadership in Education explores a leadership model arising from...

    Published October 24th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Political Approaches to Educational Administration and Leadership

    Edited by Eugenie A. Samier, with Adam G. Stanley

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This collection explores the political philosophy and theory foundations for educational administration and leadership as they influence our understanding, analysis and practice in the field. The first section, "Political Philosophy: The Foundations," discusses the work of such writers as...

    Published May 6th 2011 by Routledge