Paperback: 252 pages
Publisher: Prentice Hall; 1 edition (June 7, 2000)
Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 0.5 x 8.8 inches
Shipping Weight: 11.8 ounces
Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars See all reviews (11 customer reviews)
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This book does a nice job of clearly illustrating the ISLLC standards, and was the only preparation resource I used (other than the ETS prep kit) before passing my SLLA test for the CA administrative credential. It is well written, and thoughtfully organized. Especially helpful were the wide variety of senarios. As an educator with primarily high school experience, it was very useful to read examples from K-8. After reading the book, and spending time reflecting on the problems described, I felt much better informed about implementing the ISLLC standards. Without hesitation I would recommend it for those preparing to take the administrative test.
I love this book. It shows me how to apply the standards for leadership in a practical way. It helps me to put the theory that I'm reading into practice. I also like it because it isn't difficult or dry reading. I'm usually very interested in the material.
The reading is smooth and well labelled into topics. The scenarios are helpful for promoting thinking about what we would do in each situation. The only downside is the print is somewhat small but I am also somewhat old. If you are thinking about making the transition to a building leader (or simply want to become a more aware educator), this book is for you. RJM
This is a really good book. All principals should have this book on hand, even veterans.
I needed to purchase this book for a class and I found it very interesting. In Massachusetts, we do not talk a lot about the ISLLC standards so this was a good book to get me up to speed with this national standard.
Needed this book short notice for my Master's class. Describition of book was perfect. A few marks inside but nothing that effects the readability of the book. I would trust this seller.
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