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Criterion 1: Creating a Culture



Element 1.1

  Develops and sustains focus on a shared mission and clear vision for improvement of learning and teaching.

 RESOURCE AUTHOR   
FORMAT

 
Books and Research

   
 Visual Leaders: New Tools for
Visioning, Management, and
Organization Change
 David Sibbet   Book
 Transforming School Culture: 
How to Overcome Staff Division
 Anthony Muhammad  
Book
 
 Leading with Vision  Larry Lashway
 Book
 
 Leaders of Learning: How District, 
School and Classroom Leaders 
Improve Student Achievement
 Richard DuFour  Book
 
Overcoming the Barriers to 
Educational Innovation
 Kieron Kirkland & San Sutch
 
 PDF
 
 Thinking Space: A Workshop to 
Support Visioning of Learning Spaces 
for the Future
 FutureLab   PDF
 Vision, Leadership and Change  SEDL   Article
 Change Leadership: A Practical
Guide to Transforming Our Schools
 
 Wagner & Kegan   Book
 "Stewardship of a Vision"  Diana Williams & Essie Richardson  Book Chapter
 
 "Developing a Vision and a Mission"   John Gabriel and Paul Farmer   Book Chapter
 Opportunity by Design: New High
School Models for Student Success 
 Leah Hamilton & Anne Mackinnon  PDF
 Thinking Space: A Workshop to
Support Visioning of Learning
Spaces for the Future
 
 FutureLab   PDF
 Multimedia    
 33 Educational Design Principles
for 
Schools and Community
Learning Centers
 Jeffrey A. Lackney  Web Resource
 Student Work in a Redesigned School  High Tech High  Web Resource
 
 Re-imagining School
 TED Talks  Video
 School Mission Statements: Where
is Your School Going?
 Education World  Web Resource
 
 Promote a Common Vision of
Effective Teaching in Your School
 
 The New Teacher Project  Web Resource
 
Innovative School Models   Kentucky Department of Education  Web Resource
 
 Exemplars of Design Principles
of Innovation
 
 Kentucky Department of Education  Web Resource




Element 1.2

  Engages in essential learning conversations for ongoing improvement.



RESOURCE

 Books and Research
AUTHOR   FORMAT
 The Learning Leader: Reflecting, 
Modeling and Sharing
Jacqueline Jacobs & Kevin O'Gorman
 
 
 Book
 Talk About Teaching  Charlotte Danielson
 
 Book
 
 Leading Instructional Rounds in
Education: 
A Facilitator's Guide
Thomas Fowler-Finn   Book
 
 Instructional Coaches and the 
Instructional Leadership Team: 
A Guide for School-building 
Improvement
 Dean Spaulding & Gail Smith  Book
 Implementing Change Through 
Learning: Concerns-based
Concepts, Tools and Strategies
for Guiding Change
 Shirley Hord & James Roussin  Book
 
 Fierce Conversations: Achieving 
Success 
at Work & in Life, One
Conversation at a Time
 Susan Scott
 
 Book
 Creating a Positive School Culture Beaudoin & Taylor    Book
 Bringing Out the Best in Teachers:
What Effective Principals Do
 Joseph Blasé & Peggy Kirby   Book
 
 Strengthening the Heartbeat:
Leading and Learning Together
in Schools
 
 Thomas J. Sergiovanni  e-Book
 Using Rounds to Enhance Teacher
Interaction and Self-Reflection:
The Marzano Observational Protocol
 
 Marzano Research Laboratory  PDF
 The Principal's Role in Supporting
Teacher Leadership and Building
Capacity: Teacher and Administrator
Perspectives
 
 Kelly Burke Y Margaret Basom   PDF
 Supporting Teachers' Ability to Teach
in Stressful Times: Tips for
Administrators and Teachers
 National Association of School Psychologists  PDF
 Rethinking Teacher Evaluation in
Chicago: Lessons Learned from
Classroom Observations,
Principal-Teacher Conferences, 
and District Implementation
 
Laurel Sartain et al.     PDF
 Learning Conversations in Learning
Networks: Transferring Knowledge,
Creating Solutions, Learning Together
 National College for School Leadership  PDF
 
 Key Issue: Enhancing Teacher
Leadership
 National Comprehensive Center for Teacher Quality  PDF
 
 Building Trusting Relationships for
School Improvement: Implications
for Principals and Teachers
Cori Brewster & Jennifer Railsback     PDF
 Multimedia    
 Teacher Talent Toolbox: Observation 
and Feedback
 The New Teacher Project  Web Resource
 
 How Administrators Can Empower
Teachers
 Gardner-Webb University
 
 Web Resource
 
 Transforming School Culture: 
Understanding and Overcoming 
Resistance to Necessary Change
 Anthony Muhammed
 
 Video
 How Administrators Can 
Empower Teachers
 
  Gardner-Webb University   Web Resource
 
 Training    
 How Does Your School's Culture 
Impact Student Performance
 John Nori and Patti Kinney   Webinar



Element 1.3

  Facilitates collaborative processes leading toward continuous improvement.

 RESOURCE
AUTHOR  FORMAT 
 
Books and Research
 

   
 The Six Secrets of Change  Michael Fullan

 Book
 Shaping School Culture  Deal & Peterson   Book
 Revisiting Professional Learning
Communities at Work: New Insights
for Improving Schools
 DuFour, Eaker & DuFour
 
 Book
 Results Now  Mike Schmoker
 
 Book
 
 Visual Teams: Graphic Tools for Commitment, Innovation and High Performance  David Sibbet
 
 Book
 Building an Intentional School Culture  Charles F. Elbot & David Vance Fulton
 
 Book
 
 Learning by Doing  DuFour, DuFour, Eaker, & Many
 
 Book
 
 The Handbook for SMART School Teams  Anne Conzeminus & Jan O'Neill
 
 Book/Protocols
 
 The Adaptive School: A Sourcebook
for Developing Collaborative Groups
 Robert Garmston & Bruce Wellman
 
 Book/Protocols
 
 Multimedia    
 Leverage Leadership  Paul Bambrick-Santoyo  Book w/ DVD


Element 1.4

  Creates opportunities for shared leadership.

RESOURCE
AUTHOR   FORMAT
 Books and Research
 
   
 Professional Captial: Transforming
Teaching in Every School
 Andy Hargreaves & Michael Fullan
 
 Book
 Shaping School Culture  Deal & Peterson  Book
 The School Principal as Leader:
Getting Schools to Better Teaching
and Learning
 
 The Wallace Foundation  Research
 Code of Conduct   Education Week  Online Journal
 
 Multimedia    
 Transforming School Culture  Anthony Muhammad
 
 Multimedia/DVD
 
 Leadership Strategies for Principals Set  ASCD  Multimedia/DVD
 
 Dialogue: An Introduction  Robert Garmston
 
 Multimedia/DVD
 
 What Works at Schools  Robert Marzano
 
 Multimedia/DVD
 
 NSRF Data Protocols  National School Reform Faculty
Harmony Education Center
  Protocols
 Training    
 Thinking Collaborative Seminars  Center for Cognitive Coaching
 
 Professional Development
 
 School Culture Solutions
 Bethnue Institute
 
 Professional Development
 
 PD Online  ASCD  Professional Development
 Leadership Through Empowerment   Ray McNulty  Webinar