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Leading by Design: An Action Framework for PLC at Work Leaders

Author: Cassandra Erkens, Eric Twadell

Availability: In Stock

Code: SOT3368

ISBN: 9781743303368

No of Pages: 214

Publish date: 20/04/2012

Price: $35.95


In Leading by Design: An Action Framework for PLC at Work Leaders, authors Cassandra Erkens and Eric Twadell introduce the seven leadership practices of highly effective PLC leaders, including aligning systems, building coherence and clarity, and modelling practices and expectations. Moving beyond theory into practice, the authors draw on years of research and interviews to highlight the successes and struggles of the most effective leaders in districts, schools and teams across North America attempting PLC restructuring. Leading by Design offers replicable leadership techniques and an innovative framework to guide P–12 leaders in creating successful, sustainable professional learning communities.

This practical guide:

  • Identifies and examines the seven practices of highly effective PLC leaders

  • Features a leadership framework to guide school reculturing

  • Includes applicable insight from teachers, principals and administrators in their own