This article looks at the impact that the school leader can have on the culture of the school. The author notes four types of difficult leaders and four types of high-impact leaders. The article ends with some suggestions as to how districts can cultivate positive leadership in its schools.Source:
Mary Alice Lyons, Education Week, August 8, 2018Description:
"Administrators wield enormous influence over teacher working conditions and student success. When teachers work under a poor leader, morale sinks and negativity permeates the culture of the school or district. When districts and schools are populated with positive and dynamic leaders, students are the ultimate beneficiaries. Teachers thrive and grow under great leaders, and, in turn, instruction for students is strengthened."Read the full article here!