Best Practices for Administrators
AUTHOR: Rosen, Louis
PUBLISHER: Corwin Press
Also available at Amazon.com
"For the seasoned professional, the book provides a way of developing the administration team. For potential administrators, the book introduces a range of topics for consideration before entering the field."
-John Davis, Principal
Juan Cabrillo Elementary School, Malibu, CA
"This book will appeal to a wide range of school administrators, both elementary and secondary. In addition, I feel this book would greatly benefit principals and assistant principals new to the profession. The book provides an excellent overview of school discipline."
-Royce Avery, Principal
Dunbar Junior High Math/Science Academy, TX
Rosen offers the best ideas and most workable discipline practices from more than 1,000 school leaders. School Discipline: Best Practices for Administrators, Second Edition, is loaded with updates, and gives administrators all the tools they need to create a safe environment, from dealing effectively with the 5% of students who take up 90% of their time, to creating a positive public image in the community. It also helps educators keep up with the latest research and effective methods while helping teachers gain good classroom management skills.
- Strategies aligned to "Safe and Drug Free Schools" legislation
- Timely issues such as fairness of zero tolerance policies
- Implications of new suspension and expulsion legalities
- Coverage of recent court decisions and rulings
- A new chapter offering strategies aligned to IDEA for students with special needs
- A new chapter offering prevention strategies
For both seasoned administrators and those new to the job, this book will help you ensure a safe and just campus while allowing diversity and individuality to flourish. This hands-on guide contains contracts, reproducible forms, and worksheets that you can use as is or customize for your own school.