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School leaders are more and more referred to as upon to pursue significant partnerships with households and neighborhood teams, but many leaders are unprepared to satisfy the challenges of partnerships, to cross cultural boundaries, or to be accountable to the neighborhood. Alliances are wanted amongst educators, households, and neighborhood teams that worth relationship constructing, dialogue, and power-sharing as a part of socially simply, democratic faculties. This book brings collectively analysis views that intersect the fields of management and partnerships to tell and encourage extra genuine collaboration.
Contributors from the fields of academic management, household engagement, school-community partnerships, and schooling for social justice come collectively to look at the position of academic leaders in selling partnerships as a dimension of management for social justice. The quantity affords a mixture of empirical, conceptual, and reflective chapters with analysis representing qualitative, quantitative, and combined strategies approaches in city, suburban, and rural faculties. The chapter, “Conversations with Community-Oriented Leaders,” consists of candid recommendation from district and school-level directors on this under-documented facet of management. Situating management for partnerships throughout the management literature, this book proposes a mannequin for addressing tensions embedded in home-school relations and main faculties towards extra genuine relationships with stakeholders. This assortment of authentic scholarly articles will likely be a novel useful resource for new and aspiring directors and for researchers in each the fields of management and school-family-community partnerships.
Download PDF eBook School Leadership for Authentic Family and Community Partnerships: Research Perspectives for Transforming Practice