Leadership Coaching for Educators

Bringing Out the Best in School Administrators

Speaker Through the Corwin Speakers' Bureau Karla J. Reiss The Change Place
© 2007   264 pages   7" x 10"  

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ISBN:   9781412937405 Paperback Suggested Retail Price:   $38.95 Bookstore Price:   $31.16
ISBN:   9781412937399 Hardcover Suggested Retail Price:   $86.95 Bookstore Price:   $69.56

About This Title

"This material will be very valuable to principals and their superintendents who are trying to understand how to leverage their limited resources and enhance leadership competencies."
-Charles Elbot, Director, Office of Character and School Culture, Denver Public Schools, CO

"This excellent includes a wonderful balance of theory and practice. It is clear, passionate, and tied to professional standards."
-Michael Keany, Director, Long Island School Leadership Center

Discover how effective leadership coaching can create lasting school change!

KGNU: 6/2007

In this innovative resource, educational coach Karla Reiss helps superintendents, principals, and teachers understand the fundamentals of effective leadership coaching programs that result in long-lasting educational change.

Using a balance of theory and practice, Reiss offers 11 core competencies adopted by the rapidly growing coaching profession including setting a foundation, ethical guidelines, effective communication, and facilitating learning and results. Also included are strategies for overcoming resistance, conducting a coaching session, creating a coaching plan, and more.

Aligned with the International Coach Federation’s Professional Coaching Core Competencies, this exciting resource:

  • Explains the role and skills of coaching
  • Guides educators on designing and implementing an effective coaching program
  • Includes real examples and success stories
  • Provides sample coaching techniques and dialogue
  • Offers myriad graphic organizers, diagrams, checklists, and planners
  • Contains practical leadership tools and templates for staff developers

Coaching, done well, offers enormous potential for creating real change. Use this guide for implementing a successful coaching program in your school and across your district, effecting educational lasting change!

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