School & District Management Book

Superintendent's Briefing Book, 2011

By Educational Research Service, 2010
Price: Paperback, $96
BOOKS superintendents briefing book

The 2011 edition provides comprehensive yet concise overviews of the best thinking available on a wide range of PreK-12 education concerns. This resource will prove invaluable in making research-based decisions with confidence, and in identifying programs and practices that will improve student achievement. Among the issues covered in the 416-page binder are: teacher evaluation and development, staff compensation, principal leadership, budget and finance issues, effective communications, and more! Use this to get up to speed on key preK-12 topics and issues and share information with staffers.

Table of Contents

  • School Board and Superintendent Leadership
  • School District Improvement
  • Critical Elements of School Improvement
  • Developing Principal Leadership
  • Effective Data Use for School Improvement
  • Effective Teaching: What Does It Look Like?
  • A Focus on Teacher Development
  • Providing Special Supports for Students At Risk
  • Addressing Tough Issues for Students At Risk
  • Supporting English Language Learners
  • Addressing the Dropout Challenge
  • Using RTI in High Schools
  • Effective Communication
  • Staff Compensation
  • Budget and Finance Issues