PTC Course Resources

The Effective Principal: From Theory to Practice

Web Resources

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

Institute for Educational Leadership

Connexions (Interactive Case Study Simulations in Educational Leadership)

University Council for Education Administration

National Association of Elementary School Principals

National Association of Secondary School Principals

National College for School Leadership, UK

Phi Delta Kappan Magazine

Teachers College Record (leadership articles)

University of Minnesota: Center for Applied Research (research and evaluation projects)


Print Resources

Barth, Roland (1990) Improving Schools from Within, Jossey-Bass Inc., San Francisco, California.

Collins, Jim (2001) Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap…And Others Don’t, Harper Collins.

Dweck, Carol (2007) Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, Ballantine Books, New York, NY

Fullan, Michael (2001) Leading in a Culture of Change, Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, California.

Garmston, Robert and Wellman, Bruce (1999) The Adaptive School: A Sourcebook for Developing Collaborative Groups, Christopher Gordon Publishers, Norwood, Massachusetts.     

Goleman, Daniel (2007) Social Intelligence: The New Science of Social Relationships, Bantam 

Kegan, Robert (1998) In Over our Heads: The Mental Demands of Modern Life, Harvard University Press

Nisbett, Richard (2004) The Geography of Thought: How Asians and Westerners Think Differently...and Why, Free Press

Perkins, David (2002) King Arthur's Round Table: How Collaborative Conversations Create Smart Organizations, Wylie Publishers