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School administration and organization

  • Charter Schools, Race, and Urban Spaceby Kristen L. Buras

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 46.95

    Charter schools have been promoted as an equitable and innovative solution to the problems plaguing urban schools. Advocates claim that charter schools benefit working-class students of color by offering them access to a "portfolio" of school choices. In Charter Schools, Race, and Urban Space , Kristen Buras presents a very different account. Her... more...

  • The Principal as Human Resources Leaderby M. Scott Norton

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95

    Increasingly, personnel administrative duties within schools have been delegated to the local school principal. This accessible book arms school leaders with the knowledge and skills required to be an effective human resources leader and shows them how to fold these additional duties seamlessly into their daily routines. This practical resource provides... more...

  • Next Generation Assessmentby Linda Darling-Hammond

    Wiley 2014; US$ 22.95

    NEXT GENERATION ASSESSMENT Next Generation Assessment examines performance assessment as an alternative to the current high-stakes standardized testing system. This important resource provides a thorough analysis of the prospects and challenges of sustaining performance assessments on a large scale. Linda Darling-Hammond, with a team of leading... more...

  • Advances in Computerized Scoring of Complex Item Formatsby Brian E. Clauser

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    This special issue was motivated by the move from research to operations for computerized delivery and scoring of complex constructed response items. The four papers presented provide an overview of the state of the art for such applications. The issue begins by describing the range of computer delivered formats and computerized scoring systems that... more...

  • Leading Schools in an Era of Declining Resourcesby J. Howard Johnston; Ronald Williamson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95

    Every day, school leaders across the country are having to make difficult decisions in this economically demanding environment. If you are a leader facing this challenge in your own school or district, this is the book you need! Experienced educators Johnston and Williamson offer practical advice to help you tackle a variety of tough issues, including... more...

  • Workbook for Preventing Catastrophic School Violenceby Jared M. Scherz

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 17.99

    This workbook offers a comprehensive review of existing violence prevention programs, which can help schools evaluate their existing programs and select the right approach for them. Author Dr. Jared M. Scherz offers practical guidance on building a prevention paradigm that integrates into the existing mission and vision of a given school. more...

  • Why School Communication Mattersby Kitty Porterfield; Meg Carnes

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 30.99

    Why School Communication Matters is an easy-to-use reference for the communication dilemmas that superintendents, principals, and other school leaders face today as they lead faculty and staff, parents and students, neighbors and community leaders. This newly revised edition incorporates the monumental technological changes, including social media... more...

  • Example School Portfolio, Theby Victoria Bernhardt

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95

    This book presents a prototype school portfolio, along with annotated explanations and suggestions. Although this book describes a hypothetical elementary school, the data and examples come from real schools at which the authors worked, and the recommendations can be applied to any level school engaged in systemic reform. more...

  • A Teacher's Guide to Successful Classroom Management and Differentiated Instructionby Billie F. Birnie

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 8.99

    A Teacher?s Guide to Successful Classroom Management and Differentiated Instruction is a practical, straightforward conversation with teachers about two key aspects of their work. Illustrating concepts with examples from both elementary and secondary classrooms, the guide also offers strategies, checklists, and activities to help teachers improve... more...

  • The Teacher Leaderby Daniel R. Tomal; Craig A. Schilling; Robert K. Wilhite

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 35.99

    Everything you need to know regarding the leadership role of teacher leaders in school improvement, managing change and improving learning are covered. The book starts by reviewing some original research on the role of teacher leaders in schools and then addresses the skill sets needed by teacher leaders: state and federal frameworks, coaching for... more...