Ships from/sold by Buy.com
See All Buying Options
advertisement

Leaders with Vision: The Quest for School Renewal The Quest for School Renewal (Paperback)

Earn Super Points: Write a Review
Sorry, this selection is currently unavailable.
Leaders with Vision: The Quest for School Renewal Robert J. Starratt|Starratt, Robert J. 1 of 1
$23.21 + $3.10 SHIPPING
EARN 24 RAKUTEN SUPER POINTS™ Super Points
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
FORMAT: Paperback
CONDITION:  Brand New
IN STOCK: Usually Ships within 1 business day
1 New
from
$23.21
See all sellers
45 day return policy
Share
promo
 
Description
 

Product Details:

Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0803962606
ISBN-13: 9780803962606
Sku: 33737125
Publish Date: 4/10/2007
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 9H x 6L x 0.75T
Pages:  144
Age Range:  NA
 
This book provides a new vision and theory of educational leadership. Robert J Starratt explores the vision element of leadership, and examines the policies, programmes and organizational arrangements which often impede this vision. Leaders with Vision provides a unique focus for principals and teachers who wish to exercise leadership in the ongoing work of school renewal. *Author: Starratt, Robert J. *Binding Type: Paperback *Number of Pages: 144 *Publication Date: 1995/09/27 *Language: English *Dimensions: 9.02 x 6.22 x 0.45 inches
From the Publisher:
Schools can be exciting, fun, challenging, fulfilling places - if educators, administrators, and students believe in themselves enough to make them that way. The role of a leader is to build that confidence in the people around them. This thought-provoking book is for principals and teachers who are striving to exercise leadership in the ongoing work of school renewal. Starratt presents a new vision and theory of educational leadership and examines the essential elements of leadership. With a distinct and unique focus, he takes an in-depth look at what "vision" means for educational leaders. Starratt discusses the many factors that can impede a school's vision--policies, programs, and organizational arrangements, not to mention the daily "messes" that are forever demanding the attention of school leaders. He shows how leaders can rise above these distractions, carry the vision into the daily routines of school life, invite others to compose a communal vision that energizes the entire community, and help others to continually refresh the vision by reflective practice. The author also focuses on students and the leadership possibilities for them within the school community; how schools are affected by the larger political, economic, social, and cultural forces in society; the challenges of educating for a mature citizenship; and how these challenges speak to the moral leadership of the principal.This book provides a new vision and theory of educational leadership. Robert J Starratt explores the `vision' element of leadership, and examines the policies, programmes and organizational arrangements which often impede this vision. Leaders with Vision provides a unique focus for principals and teachers who wish to exercise leadership in the ongoing work of school renewal.
Product Attributes
Product attributeBook Format:   Paperback
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   0144
Product attributePublisher:   Corwin Publishers
Advertisement Bottom