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Leadership for Social Justice and Democracy in Our Schools. the Soul ofEducational Leadership Series. Volume 9.

Author: Alan M Blankstein; Paul D Houston; American Association of School Administrators.; Hope Foundation.
Publisher: Corwin, A SAGE Publications Company, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : English
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Research shows that students' sense of belonging in their school communities is critically linked to academic achievement. This ninth and final book in "The Soul of Educational Leadership" series offers practical strategies for promoting socially responsible school cultures that foster greater student engagement and democratic values. A joint publication with the American Association of School Administrators and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Collected Works - General
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan M Blankstein; Paul D Houston; American Association of School Administrators.; Hope Foundation.
ISBN: 9781412981613 1412981611
OCLC Number: 911583765
Language Note: English.
Target Audience: Elementary Secondary Education.
Description: 208 pages
Contents: PrefaceAbout the EditorsAbout the Contributors1. Respect - Bonnie M. Davis2. Social Justice: Focusing on Assets to Overcome Barriers - Randall B. Lindsey, Delores B. Lindsey, and Raymond D. Terrell3. Becoming an Equity-Oriented Change Agent - Linda Skrla, Kathryn Bell McKenzie, and James Joseph Scheurich4. Are Women Prepared to Be School Superintendents? An Essay on the Myths and Misunderstandings - C. Cryss Brunner and Yong-Lyun Kim5. Leading Schools of Character - Marvin W. Berkowitz6. Teaching Social Responsibility - Sheldon H. Berman7. Zero Indifference and Teachable Moments: School Leadership for Diversity, Inclusion and Justice - Mara Sapon-Shevin8. Getting Kids Ready for School - Raising the Village - Paul D. HoustonIndex

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This ninth and final book in The Soul of Educational Leadership series offers practical strategies for promoting socially responsible school cultures that enhance student engagement.  Read more...

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