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Author Guthrie, James W.

Title Leading schools to success : constructing and sustaining high-performing learning cultures / James W. Guthrie, Patrick J. Schuermann
Published Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, Inc, 2010
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Contents Preface; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; School Culture Checklist; Case Study 1: Buchanan School: Can School Culture Get Better than this?; Chapter 1: Defining and Specifying the Significance of School Culture; Case Study 2: Possible Reform at Washington High School: How Far Can a Productive Culture Stretch?; Chapter 2: Components of a High Performing School Culture; Cast Study 3: Walton Charter Prepares to Select A Head: What Kind of Leader Might Create a Productive Culture?; Chapter 3: Leadership and Effective School Culture; Case Study 4: Warren County School Board Performance Pay Cram Down Can a Productive Culture Withstand an Unexpected External Pressure?; Chapter 4: Personnel and School Culture; Case Study 5: The Challenge of an (Almost) Brand New School: Can the Past be Blended with the New to Form a Productive Culture?; Chapter 5: Resource Deployment and School Culture; Case Study 6: Data, Data Everywhere but Hardly a Drop of Useful Information; Chapter 6: Data-driven Decision Making and School Culture; Case Study 7: "My Way" Ray and the "New" Accountability; Chapter 7: Assessments, Accountability, Awards, and School Culture; Case Study 8: A Principal Opening at the Grant School: Can a Dysfunctional Culture Be Undone?; Chapter 8: Contextual Challenges to Formation of a Learning Culture; Glossary; Index
Notes Preface<br />Table of Contents<br />Acknowledgements<br />School Culture Checklist<br />Case Study 1: Buchanan School: Can School Culture Get Better than this?<br />Chapter 1: Defining and Specifying the Significance of School Culture<br />Case Study 2: Possible Reform at Washington High School: How Far Can a Productive Culture Stretch?<br />Chapter 2: Components of a High Performing School Culture<br />Cast Study 3: Walton Charter Prepares to Select A Head: What Kind of Leader Might Create a Productive Culture?<br />Chapter 3: Leadership and Effective School Culture<br />Case Study 4: Warren County School Board Performance Pay Cram Down Can a Productive Culture Withstand an Unexpected External Pressure?<br />Chapter 4: Personnel and School Culture<br />Case Study 5: The Challenge of an (Almost) Brand New School: Can the Past be Blended with the New to Form a Productive Culture?<br />Chapter 5: Resource Deployment and School Culture<br />Case Study 6: Data, Data Everywhere but Hardly a Drop of Useful Information<br />Chapter 6: Data-driven Decision Making and School Culture<br />Case Study 7: "My Way" Ray and the "New" Accountability<br />Chapter 7: Assessments, Accountability, Awards, and School Culture<br />Case Study 8: A Principal Opening at the Grant School: Can a Dysfunctional Culture Be Undone?<br />Chapter 8: Contextual Challenges to Formation of a Learning Culture<br />Glossary<br />Index<br />
Subject Academic achievement -- United States -- Case studies.
Educational change -- United States -- Case studies.
Learning -- Case studies
Academic achievement.
Educational change.
Learning.
United States.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Schuermann, Patrick Jude.
ISBN 145222353X
1452237522
9781452223537
9781452237527