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Author Williamson, Ronald D., author.

Title 7 strategies for improving your school / by Ronald Williamson and Barbara R. Blackburn
Published New York : Routledge, 2019


Description 1 online resource
Contents Overview and introduction of the COMPASS model for school improvement -- A positive and supportive culture -- Ownership and shared vision -- Managing data -- Professional development -- Advocacy -- Shared accountability -- Structures to support school improvement -- Improving your school : making it happen -- Common concerns
Summary "This research-based book provides the busiest leaders with an accessible set of tools that can immediately be deployed to positively impact their school. Authors Williamson and Blackburn explore the COMPASS model--Culture; Ownership and Shared Vision; Managing Data; Professional Development; Advocacy; Shared Accountability; and Structures to Sustain Success--as an overall framework for school improvement. Chapters provide in-depth discussions of easy-to-implement, useful strategies for improvement and address the most common concerns facing todays school leaders. Supplemented with templates, charts, and other adaptable tools for ongoing, practical use, 7 Strategies for Improving Your School is your guide to school improvement"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Ronald Williamson is Professor of Educational Leadership at Eastern Michigan University, USA. He is a former principal, central office administrator, and Executive Director of the National Middle School Association (now AMLE). Barbara R. Blackburn, a "Top 30 Global Guru in Education, "is a bestselling author and sought-after consultant. She was an award-winning professor at Winthrop University and has taught students of all ages. In addition to speaking at conferences worldwide, she also regularly presents workshops for teachers and administrators
Print version record
Subject School improvement programs -- United States
EDUCATION -- General.
School improvement programs.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Blackburn, Barbara R., 1961- author.
ISBN 9780429422690
Other Titles Seven strategies for improving your school