Leadership and Teams: The Missing Piece of the Educational Reform Puzzle (New 2013 Ed Leadership Titles) (Paperback)

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Proven ways to become a high performance leader. KEY TOPICS Learn the seven competencies of high performance leadership. Look beyond instructional leadership to universal leadership skills that work in all environments. Learn proven ways to build high performance teams. Read authentic cases that address real leadership challenges. Use popular assessment instruments to determine your own leadership style. Reference sample leadership development plans for superintendents, principals, central administrators. MARKET: For principals, superintendents and central educational administrators.

About the Author

Lyle J. Kirtman, CEO of Future Management Systems Inc., has been a leadership development consultant for 30 years. Future Management Systems specializes in conflict management, coaching, executive searches, and strategic planning. Examples of the varied clients that Future Management Systems has served beyond education include Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University, Channel 5 TV in Boston, Farm Aid, Cisco Systems, and the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS). Lyle has also served as the chairman of the Governor's Task Force on Innovation in Massachusetts. He has been an executive coach to leaders in education, industry, government, nonprofits, and health care. To the educational reform debate that exists in this country, Lyle brings a unique perspective on leadership, which is now being embraced by many of our best leaders. He draws on his experience in the public and private sectors, along with his education in counseling psychology and his business experience, to advance the change and improvement efforts of school districts. Lyle and his firm are known for a direct and honest approach with leaders that have resulted in significant behavioral change and major results for their organizations. He has consulted with over 300 school districts nationally and has held a central administrator position for the Boston Public Schools.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780132778954
ISBN-10: 0132778955
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: January 4th, 2013
Pages: 240
Language: English
Series: New 2013 Ed Leadership Titles

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