5 edition of Making schools smarter found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Kenneth Leithwood, Robert Aitken, Doris Jantzi.|
|Contributions||Aitken, Robert, 1934-, Jantzi, Doris.|
|LC Classifications||LB2822.75 .L45 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||141291762X, 1412917638|
|LC Control Number||2005019990|
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Making Schools Smarter presents a comprehensive process by which a district or a school can learn about its entire operation in order to initiate change based on solid data. Because the authors' ideal school is a "learning organization", movement toward the ideal helps schools "get smarter" and enhance their collective capacities to serve Cited by: The third edition of a powerful bestseller, Making Schools Smarter provides the refined and updated tools to create a workable model for reshaping today's school districts for positive outcomes.
This practical guide addresses and helps resolve significant issues in district and school leadership, including:Determining a comprehensive and real. Where to begin and where best to allocate resources become critical questions as the issue of organization becomes more prevalent.
In the third edition of a powerful bestseller, Making Schools Smarter provides the refined and updated tools to create a workable model for reshaping today's school districts for positive outcomes.
Making Schools Smarter. By Marcella Runell and Yasmin Chin Eisenhauer Febru Explain to students that today they will be charged with the task of making various areas of their school “smarter.” First, brainstorm a list on the board of different distinct areas of the school that might benefit from becoming “smarter.
Making Schools Smarter presents a comprehensive process by which a district or a school can learn about its entire operation in order to initiate change based on solid data. Because the authors' ideal school is a "learning organization", movement toward the ideal helps schools "get smarter" and enhance their collective capacities to serve 4/5(3).
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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Scott Berinato (Author)Cited by: 9. Leading With Evidence. Get this from a library. Making schools smarter: leading with evidence. [Kenneth A Leithwood; Robert Aitken; Doris Jantzi] -- "From strategic planning and accountability to restructuring goals, school leaders face a myriad of organizational tasks, each one vying for immediate action.
Where to. Get this from a library. Making schools smarter: a system for monitoring school and district progress. [Kenneth A Leithwood; Robert Aitken] -- Leithwood and Aitken have created a handbook for developing a system of collaborative assessment, strategic planning, and accountability in schools and districts.
This book supplies not only the. Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and indexes. Contents. Introduction Making Schools Smarter PART ONE: BASIC ASSUMPTIONS ABOUT SCHOOLS AND DISTRICTS Clarifying Assumptions Three Perspectives What Is a Learning Organization. Train your brain for better decisions, problem solving, and innovation"Think Smarter: Critical Thinking to Improve Problem-Solving and Decision-Making Skills" is the comprehensive guide to training your brain to do more for you/5.
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Leithwood, Kenneth; Aitken, Robert This handbook was designed to help school leaders develop a system of collaborative assessment, strategic planning, and accountability in schools and by: On the one hand, our life is now more efficient, cheaper, simpler and faster thanks to the rise of apps and connectivity.
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