Beginning The Assistant Principalship: A Practical Guide For New School Administrators
Beginning the Assistant Principalship: A Practical Guide for New School Administrators
Establish your goals as an assistant principal!
Beginning the Assistant Principalship provides excellent tools to navigate your way as a new administrator. Full of ideas, this valuable resource helps you ask yourself the important questions, find answers, and develop strong plans of action. Some significant topics to help you in your new job include:
- Building a platform
- Developing leadership skills
- Carrying out management skills
- Maintaining balance and perspective
- Knowing your job
- Using effective disagreement to your advantage
- Building your profile as a leader
- Listening, listening, then listening some more
About the Author
John C. Daresh is professor of educational leadership at the University of Texas at El Paso. Over the years, he has held faculty or administrative appointments at the University of Cincinnati, The Ohio State University, the University of Northern Colorado, and Illinois State University. He has also worked as a consultant on high school reform and administrator professional development for universities, state departments of education, national and state professional associations, and individual schools and districts across the United States, and also in Barbados, Canada, France, Holland, Israel,...