TTC Course Resources

Leadership Tools for Department Heads & Grade Level Leaders

Web Resources

ASCD: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Engaging the whole child
http://www.ascd.org/

Allied Academies: Academy of Educational Leadership Journals
A global community dedicated to research & teaching
http://www.alliedacademies.org

Educational Management Administration & Leadership
A peer reviewed journal
http://ema.sagepub.com/

Education World
What is Teacher Leadership?
http://www.educationworld.com/a_admin/columnists/cortez-ford/cortez-ford001.shtml

Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute
Resources to strengthen the leadership of the social sector
http://www.hesselbeininstitute.org

Harvard Business Review
Educator resources by discipline
http://hbr.org/

IEL: Institute for Educational Leadership
Sharing of practices and research
http://www.iel.org/

Injoy.com
Faith based leadership tools, publications, newsletters
http://www.injoy.com

International Alliance for Invitational Education
Resources for invitational education
http://invitationaleducation.net

Leadership Skills Profile
http://etesting.modwest.com/index.php

National School Board Association
http://www.nsba.org

National School Reform Faculty
Adult learning in the service of student achievement
http://www.nsrfharmony.org

Phi Delta Kappa International
The Professional Association in Education
http://www.pdkintl.org

Running Effective Meetings
http://www.mindtools.com/CommSkll/RunningMeetings.htm

School Leadership Coaching
Professional development/coaching
http://www.schoolleadershipcoaching.com/?7b76da80

Standards for Teacher Leaders
http://www.teacherleaderstandards.org/Teacher Leaders Network

Improving student learning by advancing the teaching profession
http://www.teacherleaders.org

Team Building Directory
http://www.innovativeteambuilding.co.uk/pages/sitemap.htm

The Center for Teacher Leadership
www.ctl.vcu.edu/

 

Print Resources

Armstrong, Thomas.  The Best Schools: How Human Development Research Should Inform Educational Practice. Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2006.

Collins, Jim. Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap…And Others Don’t, New York, NY: Harper Collins Publishers, 2001.

Danielson, Charlotte.  Teacher Leadership That Strengthens Professional Practice.  Alexandria, VA:  Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2006.

Gabriel, John C.  How to Thrive as a Teacher Leader. Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Evaluation, 2005.

Garmston, Robert and Bruce Wellman.  The Adaptive School:  A Sourcebook for Developing Collaborative Groups.  Norwood, MA:  Christopher-Gordon Publishers, 2002.

Garmston, Robert and Bruce Wellman.  The Adaptive School:  Developing Collaborative Groups.  El Dorado Hills, CA:  Four Hat Seminars, 2002.

Langer, Georgia, Colton, A.,  and Goff, L.  Collaborative Analysis of Student Work.  Alexandria, VA:  Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2003.

Louis, K.S., Kruse, S., and Marks, H.  Schoolwide Professional Community. Fred Newmann and Associates (Ed.), Authentic Achievement: Restructuring Schools for Intellectual Quality. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1996.

Love, Nancy, Stiles, K., Mundry, S., DiRanna, K. The Data Coache’s Guide to Improving Learning for All Students. Thousand Oakes, CA: Corwin Press, 2008

Marzano, Robert. The Art and Science of Teaching.  Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2007.

Marzano, Robert.  Classroom Instruction that Works:  Research Based Strategies for Increasing Student Achievement.  Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2001.

National Research Council.  How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School.

Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2000.

Reeves, Douglas. Leading Change in Your School: How to Conquer Myths, Build Commitment and Get Results. Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2009.

Wellman, Bruce and Laura Lipton.  Data-Driven Dialogue: A Facilitator’s Guide to Collaborative Inquiry.   Sherman, CT: MiraVia, 2004.