Every day, school leaders across the country are having to make difficult decisions in this economically demanding environment. If you are a leader facing this challenge in your own school or district, this is the book you need! Experienced educators Johnston and Williamson offer practical advice to help you tackle a variety of tough issues, including staff reductions and program termination. Youall learn how to... Wring every bit of performance out of every available dollar Plan innovations and evaluate their effectiveness Engage faculty and the community Streamline operations using digital technology and social media Use four strategiesareduce, refine, restructure, and regenerateato make your school more efficient and effective Each chapter is filled with tips, tools, exercises, and mini-cases to help you apply these ideas to your own situation. Youall gain the confidence and knowledge to manage your budget while ensuring your students get the full benefit of a quality education.In New York, a regional vocational high school provides auto body repair for the cost of materials and a fee. The work is supervised by a professional auto body repair person, who is also the teacher, and is generally of very good quality.
|Title||:||Leading Schools in an Era of Declining Resources|
|Author||:||J. Howard Johnston, Ronald Williamson|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-07-11|