What Great Principals Do Differently Book

What Great Principals Do Differently


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-10-02
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317925842

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What Great Principals Do Differently Excerpt :

Inspire yourself and others with the second edition of this best-selling book. With heartfelt advice, practical wisdom, and examples from the field, Todd Whitaker explains the qualities and practices that distinguish great principals. New features include: Developing an accurate sense of self Understanding the dynamics of change Dealing with negative or ineffective staff members One of the nation’s leading experts on staff motivation, teacher leadership, and principal effectiveness, Todd Whitaker has written over 20 powerful books for educators of every level. Discover what you can do differently.

What Great Principals Do Differently Book
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What Great Principals Do Differently


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-10-02
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317925859

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What Great Principals Do Differently Excerpt :

Inspire yourself and others with the second edition of this best-selling book. With heartfelt advice, practical wisdom, and examples from the field, Todd Whitaker explains the qualities and practices that distinguish great principals. New features include: Developing an accurate sense of self Understanding the dynamics of change Dealing with negative or ineffective staff members One of the nation’s leading experts on staff motivation, teacher leadership, and principal effectiveness, Todd Whitaker has written over 20 powerful books for educators of every level. Discover what you can do differently.

What Great Principals Do Differently Book

What Great Principals Do Differently


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-02
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 178
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000052640

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What Great Principals Do Differently Excerpt :

What are the attitudes and actions that make great principals stand out? In this internationally renowned bestseller, Todd Whitaker reveals the 20 keys to effective school leadership. This essential third edition features helpful new strategies for recruiting talent through better interview and reference questions, as well as tips for retaining talent. It also offers a new section on how leadership is not an event, but rather requires a consistent approach to affect the climate and eventually shape the culture of your school. Perfect for new and experienced principals, for independent professional reading or for leadership courses, this practical book will leave you feeling inspired and ready to do the things that matter most for the people who ultimately matter most—the students.

What Great Teachers Do Differently Book

What Great Teachers Do Differently


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-08-06
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317925903

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What Great Teachers Do Differently Excerpt :

Book In the second edition of this renowned book, you will find pearls of wisdom, heartfelt advice, and inspiration from one of the nation’s leading authorities on staff motivation, teacher leadership, and principal effectiveness. With wit and understanding, Todd Whitaker describes the beliefs, behaviors, attitudes, and interactions of great teachers and explains what they do differently. New features include: Meaning what you say Focusing on students first Putting yourself in their position DVD Bundle This bundle includes a DVD featuring Todd Whitaker speaking about what great teachers do differently. It runs for approximately two hours and is the perfect addition to teacher training events and professional development meetings/workshops. Filled with pearls of wisdom, humor, and practical strategies, the video will motivate your staff and inspire them to be the best they can, each and every day. The DVD comes with a free copy of What Great Teachers Do Differently as well as a Facilitator's Guide.

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What Great Teachers Do Differently


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-02
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 150
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000064162

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What Great Teachers Do Differently Excerpt :

What are the beliefs and behaviors that set great teachers apart? In this internationally renowned bestseller, Todd Whitaker reveals 19 keys to becoming more effective in the classroom. This essential third edition features new sections on why it’s about more than relationships, how to focus on a consistent, engaging learning environment, and the importance of choosing the right mode—business, parent, child—to improve your classroom management. Perfect for educators at any level of experience, for independent reading or for schoolwide book studies, this practical book will leave you feeling inspired and ready to do the things that matter most for the people who matter most—your students.

Dealing with Difficult Teachers Book

Dealing with Difficult Teachers


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-08-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317820734

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Dealing with Difficult Teachers Excerpt :

This book provides tips and strategies to help school leaders improve, neutralize, or eliminate resistant and negative teachers. Learn how to handle staff members who gossip in the teacher's lounge, consistently say "it won't work" when any new idea is suggested, send an excessive number of student to your office for disciplinary reasons, undermine your efforts toward school improvement, or negatively influence other staff members. Don’t miss the revised and expanded third edition of this best-seller!

Your First Year Book

Your First Year


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-04-28
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 120
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317296850

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Your First Year Excerpt :

Learn all the essentials for making your first year of teaching a success! In this exciting new book, internationally renowned educator Todd Whitaker teams up with his daughters--Madeline, an elementary teacher, and Katherine, a secondary teacher--to share advice and inspiration. They offer step-by-step guidance to thriving in your new role and overcoming the challenges that many new teachers face. Topics include: Learning classroom management skills such as building relationships and maintaining high expectations and consistency Setting up your classroom and establishing procedures and rules Planning effective lessons and making your instructional time an engaging experience Managing your own emotions in the classroom and dealing effectively with misbehavior Working with peers, administrators, and parents to build support and foster collaboration The book is filled with specific examples and vignettes from elementary, middle, and high school classes, so you’ll gain helpful strategies no matter what grade level and subject area you teach. You’ll also find out how to make tweaks or hit the "reset" button when something isn’t going as planned. Things may not always go perfectly your first year, but the practical advice in this book will help you stay motivated on the path to success! Bonus: As you read the book, get even more out of it by discussing it with others. Free study guides for practicing teachers and student teachers are available as eResource downloads from our website (www.routledge.com/products/9781138126152).

Essential Truths for Teachers Book

Essential Truths for Teachers


  • Author : Danny Steele
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-02-12
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 100
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429664069

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Essential Truths for Teachers Excerpt :

Teachers deal with change on a regular basis, but there are some principles at the core of teaching that remain constant and that have the biggest impact on student achievement. In this inspiring book from Danny Steele, creator of the popular Steele Thoughts blog, and Todd Whitaker, bestselling author and speaker, you’ll learn how to focus on the most important things in the classroom, not just the "current" things. The authors reveal essential truths that will make you a more effective educator in areas such as student relationships, classroom management, and classroom culture. The strategies are presented in digestible chunks, perfect for book studies, in-service sessions, mentorship meetings, and other learning formats. With the inspiring anecdotes and insights in this book, you’ll be reminded of your greater purpose – making a difference in students’ lives.

Leading Good Schools to Greatness Book

Leading Good Schools to Greatness


  • Author : Susan P. Gray
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2010-09-20
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452237497

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Leading Good Schools to Greatness Excerpt :

Build your capacity to lead your school to greatness! Great leaders are made, not born. Written by the authors of From Good Schools to Great Schools, this sequel shows how great school leaders can be developed and how leaders can acquire the powerful personal leadership characteristics that the best administrators use to lead their schools to greatness. Chapters include: Self-assessments that reveal your inherent leadership dispositions Tips from exceptional principals in the field Strategies and case studies for developing specific leadership qualities Application exercises that put the strategies into action Reflection activities that encourage professional growth

Teach With Your Strengths Book

Teach With Your Strengths


  • Author : Rosanne Liesveld
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2005-10
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 205
  • ISBN 10 : 9781595620064

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Teach With Your Strengths Excerpt :

Shows teachers how to avoid the pitfalls that lead to mediocrity and includes real-life examples of how great teachers use their strengths to solve problems, battle bureaucracy, and reach all of their students.

The Ten Minute Inservice Book

The Ten Minute Inservice


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-02-20
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118551172

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The Ten Minute Inservice Excerpt :

Quick, easy, specific steps that make a difference in teaching and learning Busy school leaders need an easy-to-apply resource to increase teacher effectiveness quickly and efficiently. This book shows principals and staff developers how to improve teaching school-wide through high-impact inservices lasting only ten minutes—incorporated easily into weekly staff meetings. Written by popular education consultants Todd Whitaker and Annette Breaux, this important book offers 40 teacher-tested, mini-workshops that can improve teaching in every classroom. The book covers a range of topics, from behavior challenges and parent engagement to motivating students and making lessons meaningful. Offers school leaders a proven plan to help every teacher improve on a weekly basis by conducting simple 10-minute inservice workshops Offers staff developers, new teacher induction coordinators, mentors, and Professional Learning Communities ideas for effective training sessions Each of the 40 mini-training sessions offered include tips on how to introduce the topic, sample scripts to follow, and implementation activities to ensure lasting learning Whitaker and Breaux are bestselling education authors with a proven track record improving teacher effectiveness This handy resource contains a simple and effective method for improving teacher effectiveness school wide.

Motivating   Inspiring Teachers Book

Motivating Inspiring Teachers


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-12-17
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317930709

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Motivating Inspiring Teachers Excerpt :

Like the best-selling first edition, this book is filled with strategies to motivate your staff and maintain a high level of energy at your school. This guide will help all educators approach work every day in an enthusiastic, focused, and positive state of mind. This book will help you: -Motivate your faculty with the Friday Focus--a staff memo that works! -Understand the power of praise and how to best utilize it every day -Make sure staff meetings, teacher evaluation, and daily activities raise the energy level in your school -Maximize the holidays, open house nights, and other special events the make your staff feel special

What Great Coaches Do Differently Book

What Great Coaches Do Differently


  • Author : Rob Haworth
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-01-09
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317930051

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What Great Coaches Do Differently Excerpt :

This book describes the beliefs, behaviors, and attitudes of great athletic coaches. Where do they focus their attention? How do they spend their time and energy? And how can others gain the same advantages? Here, Rob Haworth and Todd Whitaker describe the qualities of champion athletes, coaches, and parents. Applying and extending the concepts presented in Whitaker's What Great Teachers Do Differently and What Great Principals Do Differently, this book demonstrates how effective coaching calls for "people skills" that the best coaches practice every day. Perfect for the coaches of your favorite school sports teams! "Plenty of real sports examples! The authors present a positive approach to understanding what great coaches do differently." -- Gene Shelkett, Principal, Eisenhower High School, Lawton, OK

6 Types of Teachers Book

6 Types of Teachers


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-09-27
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 167
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317925781

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6 Types of Teachers Excerpt :

This book helps you sharpen your ability to hire better teachers for your school, improve the ones who are already there, and keep your best and brightest on board.

Leading School Change Book

Leading School Change


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-08-16
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 96
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317921462

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Leading School Change Excerpt :

This two-part Implementation Guide will help to deepen your understanding and sharpen your ability to implement each of the strategies discussed in Leading School Change: Nine Strategies to Bring Everybody on Board. Part One offers discussion questions and activities which focus on each of the nine strategies. They can be completed by an educator working individually or addressed collaboratively and interactively by a group or leadership team from a school, district, or organization. This guide will greatly enhance your group’s ability to implement any change you would like to make in your organization. Part Two consists of a Quick Start Step-By-Step Action Plan. It is for individuals and leadership groups to use once they have a full understanding of the nine strategies and are ready to start implementing the changes they need to improve their organizations.