qThough traditionally responsible for school operations, assistant principals increasingly find themselves expected to provide academic leadership as students face a growing emphasis on academic performance. This timely book helps current and aspiring assistant principals implement best practices for their evolving roles, providing the knowledge and skills required to succeed in their schools. Coverage includes: Research-based models, tips, snapshots, best-practices, and recommendations Unique discussion of the assistant principal as a student advocate Organizational strategies, professional growth activities, and operational models for program implementation Emphasis on school climate, personnel administration, professional development, and performance appraisal Case studies and discussion questions to foster applied learningq--Previously, we have pointed out the disadvantages of this model in earlier sections of this chapter including the fact that the assistant school principala#39;s role too often is not well defined. Nevertheless, effective support given to the schoolanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Assistant Principal's Guide|
|Author||:||M. Scott Norton|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-12-05|