What’s missing in education reform in the United States? The answer is leadership; specifically, the ability of school and district leaders to construct and continually nurture a culture of sustained high performance. A true leader needs to have not only a vision of the desired culture, but the skills and information necessary to make that vision a reality. Providing a combined 70 years of classroom and administrative experience, renowned authors James Guthrie and Patrick Schuermann offer a practice-based approach, grounded in research and theory, to achieving and maintaining an atmosphere of success in schools through effective leadership.

“My Way” Ray and the “New” Accountability
“My way” ray and the “new” accountability

Raymond “Ray” Brown was a remarkable person. His very presence exuded authority. However, in his critic's eyes, and he had a number of such eyes focused on him, he was a know-it-all who thought he was correct all the time. And, as his critics were quick to say, it followed that all ...

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