Leading for school librarians : there is no other option / Hilda K. Weisburg ; foreword by Susan D. Ballard.

With the recent passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), school libraries are poised for a potential turnaround. But there's only one way forward: school librarians must become leaders, fully interwoven into the fabric of the educational community. And to become a truly effective leade...

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Main Author: Weisburg, Hilda K., 1942- (Author)
Other Authors: Ballard, Susan D. (author of foreword.)
Format: Book
Published: Chicago : Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2017.
Table of Contents:
  • Part 1. Safe first steps to leadership. Why be a leader?
  • Getting grounded
  • Managing classes in the library
  • Becoming an expert teacher
  • Part 2. Building your leadership skills. Becoming a leader
  • Uncovering your strengths
  • Improving your leadership expertise
  • Knowing how to handle important communications
  • Part 3. Playing larger. Always have a plan
  • Staying visible and vital
  • Maintaining joy.