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Joseph F. Murphy

- Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Joseph F. Murphy is the Frank W. Mayborn Chair and associate dean at Peabody College of Education at Vanderbilt University. He has also been a faculty member at the University of Illinois and The Ohio State University, where he was the William Ray Flesher Professor of Education.

In the public schools, he has served as an administrator at the school, district, and state levels, including an appointment as the executive assistant to the chief deputy superintendent of public instruction in California. His most recent appointment was as the founding president of the Ohio Principals Leadership Academy. At the university level, he has served as department chair and associate dean.

He is past vice president of the American Educational Research Association and was the founding chair of the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC). He is co-editor of the AERA Handbook on Educational Administration (1999) and editor of the National Society for the Study of Education (NSSE) yearbook, The Educational Leadership Challenge (2002).

His work is in the area of school improvement, with special emphasis on leadership and policy. He has authored or co-authored 18 books in this area and edited another 12. His most recent authored volumes include Understanding and Assessing the Charter School Movement (2002), Leadership for Literacy: Research-Based Practice, PreK-3 (2003), Connecting Teacher Leadership and School Improvement (2005), Preparing School Leaders: Defining a Research and Action Agenda (2006), and Turning Around Failing Schools: Lessons From the Organizational Sciences.

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Creating Productive Cultures in Schools

For Students, Teachers, and Parents
Paperback 04-23-2014 $36.95
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Ebook 04-29-2014  
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The Architecture of School Improvement

Lessons Learned
Paperback 06-03-2013 $19.95
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Ebook 06-03-2013  
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Homeschooling in America

Capturing and Assessing the Movement
Paperback 08-08-2012 $34.95
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Ebook 08-08-2012  
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Essential Lessons for School Leaders

Paperback 08-11-2011 $19.95
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Ebook 08-11-2011  
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Homelessness Comes to School

Paperback 03-23-2011 $42.95
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Ebook 03-08-2013  
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The Educator's Handbook for Understanding and Closing Achievement Gaps

Paperback 11-13-2009 $41.95
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Turning Around Failing Schools

Leadership Lessons From the Organizational Sciences
Paperback 11-01-2007 $41.95
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Hardcover 11-01-2007 $90.95
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Connecting Teacher Leadership and School Improvement

Paperback 01-25-2005 $33.95
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Hardcover 02-02-2005 $76.95
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Leadership for Literacy

Research-Based Practice, PreK-3
Paperback 10-01-2003 $39.95
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Hardcover 10-01-2003 $76.95
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Leadership Lessons from Comprehensive School Reforms

Paperback 10-11-2002 $41.95
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Hardcover 10-22-2002 $80.95
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The Productive High School

Creating Personalized Academic Communities
Paperback 02-20-2001 $39.95
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Hardcover 02-20-2001 $86.95
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Educational Administration

A Decade of Reform
Paperback 02-02-1999 $38.95
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Hardcover 02-09-1999 $85.95
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The Four Imperatives of a Successful School

Paperback 10-03-1996 $27.95
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Hardcover 09-19-1996 $56.95
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The Privatization of Schooling

A Powerful Way to Change Schools and Enhance Learning
Paperback 06-19-1996 $30.95
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Hardcover 06-19-1996 $66.95
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School-Based Management as School Reform

Taking Stock
Paperback 05-22-1995 $33.95
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Hardcover 06-30-1995 $66.95
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Ethics in Educational Leadership Programs

An Expanding Role
Paperback 10-25-1994 $24.95
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Hardcover 12-12-1994 $50.95
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Reshaping the Principalship

Insights From Transformational Reform Efforts
Paperback 03-11-1994 $38.95
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Hardcover 03-15-1994 $75.95
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Restructuring Schooling

Paperback 03-16-1993 $33.95
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Hardcover 03-16-1993 $70.95
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The Landscape of Leadership Preparation

Reframing the Education of School Administrators
Paperback 09-09-1992 $30.95
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Hardcover 09-09-1992 $76.95
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