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Leadership and Policy

Developing skills and beliefs

The leadership trap
Article featuring: Jerome Murphy
Reforming the education of school leaders
Article featuring: Jerome Murphy
Overcoming “immunity to change”
Article featuring: Robert Kegan and Lisa Lahey

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Innovating in higher education

Remediation at the college level: Who needs it, and does it help?
Article featuring: Bridget Terry Long
Entering the college presidency
Article featuring: Judith McLaughlin

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Instructional leadership

The (only) three ways to improve performance in schools
Summary and video featuring: Richard Elmore
Reconnecting the superintendent to instruction
Interview featuring: Richard Elmore
A new view: distributed leadership
Summary and video featuring: John Diamond

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Leading school improvement

Education reform, accountability, and the achievement gap
Article featuring: Jal Mehta
Learning from charter schools: Lessons for educators
Article and videos featuring: Katherine Merseth
Linking school improvement to community organizations
Article featuring: Mark Warren
Building a new structure for school leadership
Article featuring: Richard Elmore
Creating “win-win” labor-management collaboration
Interview and audio featuring: Paul Reville

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Making philanthropy count

Guideposts and goals
Article featuring: James Honan

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Social conditions that enable learning

Easy as ABC: Quality childcare matters for low-income families
Article featuring: Kathleen McCartney
Levelling the playing field
Article and audio featuring: Matthew Jukes

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Strengthening leadership teams

Expertise is not the (only) answer: A new look at teamwork in education leadership
Article featuring: Monica Higgins
Developing leaders and leadership in organizations
Article featuring: David Perkins
Data-driven teaching
Article featuring: Paul Reville

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