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Lead, follow, or get out of the way : how to be a more effective leader in today's schools

Author: Robert D Ramsey
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Leadership is learnable, and this comprehensive guide will show you how to be proactive, prevent crises, create dreams, push the envelope, and focus on the future instead of just reacting to crises, spending all your time putting out fires, or coping with the current system--whether it works or not. In this updated second edition, best-selling author Robert D. Ramsey gives you just what you need to avoid "simply  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Handbooks, manuals, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert D Ramsey
ISBN: 1412915848 9781412915847 1412915856 9781412915854
OCLC Number: 58788887
Description: xxiii, 189 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Making decisions --
2. Planning for the future --
3. Getting the most out of people --
4. Bringing about change --
5. Spending time --
6. Handling politics --
7. Dealing with setbacks --
8. Thinking like a leader --
9. Looking and acting like an effective school leader --
10. Using the tools of leadership --
11. Communication tips for school leaders --
12. Practicing ethical leadership --
13. A final word --
Resource A. 105 ways to be a better school leader tomorrow --
Resource B. What others say about leadership --
Resource C. A beginning bibliography for school leaders.
Responsibility: Robert D. Ramsey.
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Best-selling author Robert Ramsey gives you just what you need to avoid "simply managing" and to become a true leader instead!  Read more...

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