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The power of poetry for school leadership : leading with attention and insight

Author: Lystra M Richardson
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Richardson (Department of Educational Leadership, Southern Connecticut State University) provides school leaders with a framework for decision making, problem solving, and communication, drawing on concepts from organizational behavior and development and from ideas on spirituality in the workplace. She examines the role poets play in society and introduces the use of the techniques and values of poetry in school  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Richardson, Lystra M., 1954-
Power of poetry for school leadership.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)606951142
Online version:
Richardson, Lystra M., 1954-
Power of poetry for school leadership.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)609436746
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lystra M Richardson
ISBN: 0810847086 9780810847088
OCLC Number: 51544461
Notes: "Scarecrow Education book."
Description: xi, 125 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Challenges of School Leadership --
The External Context --
The Internal Context --
The Nature of School Leadership --
The Value of Poetry --
What Is Poetry? --
Uses of Poetry --
The Value of Poetry --
The Relevance of Poetry in School Leadership --
Perceptive Leadership --
Leading with Attention and Insight --
Enhancing Communication.
Responsibility: Lystra M. Richardson.

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This work is an attempt to highlight issues of human need in work, particularly in schools, and to suggest some ways in which they can be attended to. It shows ways that school leaders can use  Read more...

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Dr. Richardson weaves a poetic tapestry of the art of school leadership and its importance in today's changing educational world. The Power of Poetry and School Leadership is an enlightening Read more...

 
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