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This fully updated Second Edition offers an unflinching and comprehensive overview of the full range of both practical and theoretical issues facing educational leadership today. Editor Fenwick W. English and 30 renowned authors boldly address the most fundamental and contested issues in the field, including culturally relevant and distributed leadership; critical policy and practice issues predicting the new century’s conflict; the paradox of changes; and the promises, paradoxes, and pitfalls of standards for educational leaders.

Labor Relations and the Challenges of Leading
Labor relations and the challenges of leading

You can't do that; it violates the contract and I will file a grievance.

I will have to check with the union to see if we can do this.

You cannot implement that change without first going to the union.

These are comments that educational leaders have heard at one time or another. They capture the importance of unions and collective bargaining in our system of bilateral governance when it comes to wages, benefits, and ...

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