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Seeking balance : the story of a principal's second semester

Author: Nicholas J Pace
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., ©2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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<Span><span>This extended, real-world case study provides an authentic, unvarnished account of a fully-human principal knee deep in what is appropriately called the toughest job in education.</span></span>
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pace, Nicholas J.
Seeking balance
(DLC) 2013042247
(OCoLC)859298758
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas J Pace
ISBN: 9781475806724 1475806728 9781306536882 130653688X
OCLC Number: 874029266
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Acknowledgments Preface Introduction 1 Early January: The Second Half 2 Late January: Reaching Out 3 Early February: Politics, Authenticity and Support 4 Late February: Data, Evidence and Unpredictability 5 March: Capacity, Silence, Tension and Tears 6 Early April: Creativity 7 Late April: Never Saw That Coming 8 May: Cupcakes, Boundaries and The Paradox References
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The creatively told story of Joe Gentry's second semester as a high school principal provides the reader with an insight into the challenge all leaders have in balancing leadership and management. Read more...

 
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