Preparing principals for a changing world : lessons from effective school leadership programs / Linda Darling-Hammond...[et. al.] ; in collaboration with Margaret Barber ... [et al.]

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Subjects: School principals--In-service training
Educational leadership
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2010
LC Classification: L, LB
Physical Description: xii, 320 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Developing School Leadership: The Current Challenge 1
2. Studying Exemplary Programs 23
3. Preparing New Leaders: What Successful Programs Do 45
4. Sustaining School Leaders: Supports for On-the-Job Learning 79
5. Evaluating Programs: What Well-Prepared Principals Know and Are Able to Do 99
6. Supporting Exemplary Programs 123
7. Creating Policy for Leadership Development 149
8. Pulling it All Together: Conclusions and Implications 179
Appendix A. Research Methods 193
Appendix B. Survey Instruments 217
Appendix C. Cross-State Comparisons of Principals' Survey Responses 281
References 301
Index 309
Additional Authors: Darling-Hammond, Linda, 1951-
Notes: LCCN: 2009035517
ISBN: 9780470407684 (cloth)
ISBN: 0470407689 (cloth)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 246887760
ISBN/ISSN: 9780470407684