The Principal's Quick-Reference Guide to School Law

Reducing Liability, Litigation, and Other Potential Legal Tangles

Author: Dennis R. Dunklee,Robert J. Shoop

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1412925940

Category: Education

Page: 405

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Minimize site-based risk while respecting the legal rights of students, staff, and parents! These recognized school law experts translate the intricacies of school law into proactive day-to-day leadership practice. This second edition contains programmatic guidance for other school district personnel, "management cues" and "risk management guidelines," a comprehensive index, and references to landmark court cases, coverage of the No Child Left Behind Act, and information on state-created danger and deliberate indifference. School administrators can quickly find guidance on issues such as: Staff selection and evaluation Student rights and discipline Special education and IDEA regulations Copyright law Search and seizure Sexual harassment and exploitation

The Principal's Quick-Reference Guide to School Law

Reducing Liability, Litigation, and Other Potential Legal Tangles

Author: Robert F. Hachiya,Robert J. Shoop,Dennis R. Dunklee

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1483333345

Category: Education

Page: 432

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The go-to legal resource for principals, fully updated! How often does a potential legal issue arise at your school? Now in an expanded third edition, this trusted resource provides clear and helpful guidance from a team of respected school-law experts. Substantive new information shows principals how to: Address student use and misuse of technology, on and off campus Avoid the pitfalls of zero-tolerance discipline policies Lead school safety and violence prevention, including collaboration with school resource officers and other personnel Prevent and respond to bullying incidents Stay current with special education requirements Ensure that employment and evaluation practices reflect the law

The Principal's Hot Seat

Observing Real-Life Dilemmas

Author: Nicholas J. Pace, Ed.D, author of The Principal's Hot Seat: Observing Real-World Dilemmas

Publisher: R&L Education

ISBN: 1610484746

Category: Education

Page: 178

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The Principal's Hot Seat features video footage of aspiring who are challenged to think on their feet and respond to agitated teachers, angry students, and irate parents in a way that reflects their knowledge of the law, school leadership standards and their own styles. In addition to DVD, the book features background information and a complete transcript of the conversation, allowing for careful analysis of the principal's performance.

If You Want to Lead, Not Just Manage

A Primer for Principals

Author: Dennis R. Dunklee

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9780761976479

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 154

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This resource tells you what the Masters programs don't—about the personalities and value systems that school leaders need to succeed.

The Quick-Reference Handbook for School Leaders

A Practical Guide for Principals

Author: Ontario Principal's Council

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9781412914598

Category: Education

Page: 316

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Written for new and aspiring principals in a quick-access, bulleted format, this handbook is an excellent off-the-shelf reference, organized into five key management sections.

Six steps to preparing exemplary principals and superintendents

leadership education at its best

Author: John R. Hoyle,Mario S. Torres

Publisher: R&L Education

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 155

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This book includes a step-by-step guide to selecting the best students, creating a pre- and post-assessment of student learning, a well-designed procedure to pretest and assure that all masters degree students actually acquire a strong knowledge base and score well on state licensure exams.

You sound taller on the telephone

a practitioner's view of the principalship

Author: Dennis R. Dunklee

Publisher: Corwin Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 264

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This hands-on guide to being a principal is disguised as an engaging novel, with questions that invite debate and discussion.

Strategic Listening for School Leaders

Author: Jeannine S. Tate,Dennis R. Dunklee

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1483361373

Category: Education

Page: 136

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This practitioner friendly book concentrates on the importance of strategic listening as a critical interpersonal skill for school leaders in guiding their organizations.

Sexual Harassment on Campus

A Guide for Administrators, Faculty, and Students

Author: Bernice Resnick Sandler,Robert J. Shoop,Carolyn S. Bratt

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: 9780205167128

Category: Education

Page: 323

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Well known for their research on the effects of sexual harassment in educational settings, Bernice R. Sandler and Robert J. Shoop are among the first educators to propose specific steps colleges and universities can take to offset the pernicious effects of sexual harassment in the academic community. Together with the other expect contributors to this volume, they have created an up-to-the-minute report on the current status of sexual harassment in higher education, including what colleges and universities are doing - and should do - to address this controversial and difficult issue. The writers define sexual harassment and discuss its legal implications in higher education settings, then explore the actions academic communities can take to prevent sexual harassment and respond to it when it occurs. Comprehensive and insightful, the book provides sociological and psychological perspectives, as well as current legal thought, accounts of actual sexual harassment incidents, and step-by-step guidelines for policy development and implementation.

Sexual Exploitation in Schools

How to Spot It and Stop It

Author: Robert J. Shoop

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9780761938453

Category: Education

Page: 138

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Shoop identifies the early warning signs of sexual abuse in schools, demonstrating the critical need to implement strategies so students are protected while also learning how to protect themselves.

A Primer for School Risk Management

Creating and Maintaining District and Site-based Liability Prevention Programs

Author: Dennis R. Dunklee,Robert J. Shoop

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 209

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Closing the Leadership Gap

How District and University Partnerships Shape Effective School Leaders

Author: Teresa N. Miller,Mary Devin,Robert J. Shoop

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1452293651

Category: Education

Page: 176

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Ideal for creating a positive impact on leadership retention and student achievement, this resource helps close the gap between academic training and day-to-day issues by incorporating collaborative partnerships between university faculty and inservice administrators. Cultivate and sustain effective leadership with these field-tested tools, research-based leadership development strategies, and performance assessment and documentation methods!

Becoming a Teacher

Author: Forrest W. Parkay,Beverly Hardcastle Stanford

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: 9780205420315

Category: Education

Page: 580

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Becoming a Teacher, Seventh Edition, takes a straightforward look at what it means to be a professional teacher in today's rapidly changing, high-stakes environment of education. Building upon a strong mentoring message that has long been the tradition of Becoming a Teacher, the Seventh Edition helps students make difficult decisions about their teaching future by fostering an awareness of the realities of teaching in America today. This no-nonsense approach provides students with the tools and information necessary to answer the questions, What does it take to succeed as a teacher today? and Do I want to teach? Along the way, the authors provide practical perspectives for meeting the challenges of teaching. Organized into four parts, the book addresses both practical and foundational topics to give readers a well-rounded view of the teaching profession

Operating an independent school

a guide for school leaders

Author: Agnes Gilman Case

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781578864720

Category: Education

Page: 269

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"Operating an Independent School: A Guide for School Leaders provides crucial information for those involved in creating or administering an independent school by laying out the issues that must be addressed but might not be considered. Agnes Gilman Case explores curriculum, discipline, school finance, personnel, grants, support services, and the school community. School leaders can use this book as a resource to learn about the operational side of running a school or as the basis for a rubric for evaluating the work of an existing school."--BOOK JACKET.

The Principal's Guide to Managing Communication

Author: E. Joseph Schneider,Lara L. Hollenczer

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9781412914635

Category: Education

Page: 174

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Develop a successful communication strategy that reaches all members of the school community so that everything else has a chance to work as planned.

Wie man Freunde gewinnt

Die Kunst, beliebt und einflussreich zu werden

Author: Dale Carnegie

Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag

ISBN: 3104031479

Category: Self-Help

Page: 304

View: 3400

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Dieses Buch zeigt Ihnen: - wie man Freunde gewinnt - wie man auf neuen Wegen zu neuen Zielen gelangt - wie man beliebt wird - wie man seine Umwelt beeinflußt - wie man mehr Ansehen erlangt - wie man im Beruf erfolgreicher wird - wie man Streit vermeidet - wie man ein guter Redner und brillanter Gesellschafter wird - wie man den Charakter seiner Mitmenschen erkennt - wie man seine Mitarbeiter anspornt und vieles mehr...