162 Keys to School Success: Be the Best, Hire the Best, Train, Inspire and Retain the Best

162 Keys to School Success: Be the Best, Hire the Best, Train, Inspire and Retain the Best

By: Franklin P. Schargel (author)Paperback

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Find out how to keep your best teachers on staff, and make sure your new teachers stay motivated beyond their first years on the job. In this book, leading educational consultant Franklin Schargel offers 162 easy-to-apply tips and strategies for principals and administrators looking to hire quality teachers, raise faculty job satisfaction, and hold onto their most effective staff members. Sample Keys include: * Put people before paper * Be a boss, without being bossy * Support the risk-takers * Know your limitations * You are who you hire * The most important quality of new teachers Realistic and highly practical, these insights will help you attain the skills and confidence to hire, train, and retain the very best teachers. In 162 Keys for School Success, Schargel outlines what research has shown must be done, along with what can be done immediately to improve teacher quality and turn around even our lowest-performing schools.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS Acknowledgements A Word To the Wise Educator Rationale for Writing The Book Be The Best 1. Shared Leadership 2. Placing Blame 3. Establish a Mentoring Network 4. Reconsider Retention And 62 More Keys! Hire The Best 67. I Hire Only the Best 68. Recruiting the Best 69. You Are Who You Hire 70. The S.T.A.R. Interview Technique And 34 More Keys! Train, Inspire, and Retain The Best 105. The Best Principal I Ever Worked For 106. Teaching Is a Calling 107. Instill Pride 108. Work Is a Four-Letter Word Snd 54 More Keys! A Few Final Words References

Product Details

  • publication date: 13/07/2010
  • ISBN13: 9781596671560
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9781596671560
  • weight: 226
  • ISBN10: 1596671564

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