Published January 1, 2006
by Rowman & Littlefield Education .
Written in English
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Langley (Foreign Language Department, Fairfax County, Virginia) and Jacobs (Webster Central Schools, New York) outline five skills for school leadership: insight, interpersonal skills, self-growth, flexibility, and keeping in touch with the community. Langley and Jacobs outline five skills for school leadership: insight, interpersonal skills, self-growth, flexibility, and keeping in touch with the community. They illustrate how the results of these traits can be seen in a positive educational environmentReference and Research Book News/5(2). Michael Lewis' The Fifth Risk is one of the most important and timely nonfiction books published in the past year, and it has unique value when considered from a leadership perspective. ‘The Essentials of School Leadership contains many of my favourite writers on educational leadership, Brent Davies, Andy Hargreaves, Kenneth Leithwood, Robert Starratt and Linda Lambert. I like to keep fresh by following their thinking, and I wasn't disappointed, finding writing that is .
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