The Skillful Team Leader

A Resource for Overcoming Hurdles to Professional Learning for Student Achievement

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  • 9781452218830
  • 9781483303970
  • 9781483303949

Get the most out of your PLCs and teacher teams!

All teams face hurdles. What distinguishes the skillful team leader from a less effective one is his or her approach in overcoming them. MacDonald offers a skillful approach to team leadership rooted in values, mindset, intelligence, and skill. This practical guide features: 

  • Reality-based examples illustrating common team hurdles in collaboration, shared leadership, goal setting and attainment, rigorous discourse, and continuous improvement 
  • Brief follow-up sections with tips for sustaining positive change
  • Ways to work beyond the team to shape and influence school culture
  • Prompts to apply learning to your own leadership hurdles

  • SAGE Publications; March 2013
  • ISBN: 9781483303970
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure EPUB format
  • Title: The Skillful Team Leader
  • Author: Elisa B. MacDonald
  • Imprint: Corwin
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781452218830
  • 9781483303970
  • 9781483303949

In The Press

"MacDonald’s book provides “real talk” and real solutions to problems that arise in schools. She does not tip toe around issues. She confronts them and writes about practical ways to both avoid potential hurdles and deal with issues when they arise."

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781452218830
  • 9781483303970
  • 9781483303949