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A Principal’s Guide to Special Education, 3rd edition A Principal’s Guide to Special Education, 3rd edition

By David F. Bateman and C. Fred Bateman

Developed in collaboration with and endorsed by the National Association of Elementary School Principals and the National Association of Secondary School Principals and incorporating the perspectives of both teachers and principals, the third edition of A Principal’s Guide to Special Education addresses such current issues as teacher accountability and evaluation, instructional leadership,.......

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Activities for Building Character and Social-Emotional Learning Grades 1-2 (Safe & Caring Schools) Activities for Building Character and Social-Emotional Learning Grades 1-2 (Safe & Caring Schools)

By Katia S. Peterson

This flexible activity guide allows teachers to “build in” rather than “add on” social-emotional learning (SEL) throughout the day. Field-tested in classrooms across the United States, these activities, when fully implemented, have resulted in improved school climate, greater parent engagement, increased academic achievement, and reduction in discipline referrals.

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Activities for Building Character and Social-Emotional Learning Grades 3-5 (Safe & Caring Schools) Activities for Building Character and Social-Emotional Learning Grades 3-5 (Safe & Caring Schools)

By Katia S. Peterson

This flexible activity guide allows teachers to “build in” rather than “add on” social-emotional learning (SEL) throughout the day. Field-tested in classrooms across the United States, these activities, when fully implemented, have resulted in improved school climate, greater parent engagement, increased academic achievement, and reduction in discipline referrals.

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All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten (25th Anniversary edition)

By Robert Fulghum

Fulghum returns to the book that was embraced around the world. He has written a new preface and twenty-five essays, which add even more potency to a common, though no less relevant, piece of wisdom: that the most basic aspects of life bear its most important opportunities.

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An Educator’s Guide to Family Involvement in Early Literacy An Educator’s Guide to Family Involvement in Early Literacy

By Jennifer Prior

Make family involvement a priority with this practical and teacher friendly book that offers ready-to-use tools. Every resource is provided electronically so that teachers can customize the materials to better suit their students, families and communities.

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Apprenticeship in Literacy: Transitions Across Reading and Writing, K-4, 2nd edition Apprenticeship in Literacy: Transitions Across Reading and Writing, K-4, 2nd edition

By Linda J. Dorn and Tammy Jones

Grounded in social and cognitive learning theories, the second edition of Apprenticeship in Literacy still details the seven principles of apprenticeship learning and helps K-4 teachers implement and assess guide reading, assisted writing, literature discussion groups, word study lessons, and literacy centers across an integrated curriculum aligned to the Common Core State Standards.

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Brainwork: The Neuroscience Behind How We Lead Others Brainwork: The Neuroscience Behind How We Lead Others

By David A. Sousa

The success of your organization depends on your ability to prioritize, focus, and act. David A. Sousa examines the most provocative brain research as it relates to organizational leadership. By understanding the way the brain perceives, plans, and impacts your behavior, you'll more effectively influence both your internal and external customers.

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Bringing the Common Core to Life in K-8 Classrooms Bringing the Common Core to Life in K-8 Classrooms

By Eric Jensen and Leann Nickelsen

Discover strategies to promote student mastery of the Common Core State Standards for English language arts across the curriculum. Explore techniques to lead students in close reading, activate their background knowledge to prepare them for learning, and gain insight into habit formation. You’ll develop the know-how to effectively structure teaching to empower all students.

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Building a Culture of Hope Building a Culture of Hope

By Robert D. Barr and Emily L. Gibson

The authors draw from their own experiences working with high poverty, high-achieving schools to illustrate how to support students with an approach that considers social as well as emotional factors in education.

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Building School Culture One Week At A Time Building School Culture One Week At A Time

By Jeffrey Zoul

Easy to understand and implement, "Friday Focus" memos offer an effective and efficient way to improve student learning, staff development, and school culture from within. The author provides 37 teaching and learning memos, one for each week of the school year, for principals and other administrators to reproduce and circulate among their staff.

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Can You Hear Me Now? Applying Brain Research and Technology to Engage Today’s Students Can You Hear Me Now? Applying Brain Research and Technology to Engage Today’s Students

By Lisa Nimz and Jerry Michel

The focus of this K-12 book is how educators can effectively deliver instruction that maximizes their students’ ability to grow academically and emotionally amidst the “noise” of technology. This resource is aligned to the interdisciplinary themes from the Partnership for 21st Century Skills and supports core concepts of STEM instruction.

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CCSS and ELLs Common Core State Standards and English Language Learners CCSS and ELLs (Common Core State Standards and English Language Learners)

By Estee Lopez, Ed.D.

The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) pose an exciting challenge for all educators and their students, each of whom is expected to meet these standards. The CCSS in English Language Arts (ELA) articulate rigorous grade-level expectations focused on higher order thinking processes in the areas of speaking, listening, reading, and writing to prepare all students to be college and career ready.

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Coaching Classroom Instruction Coaching Classroom Instruction

By Robert J. Marzano and Julia A. Simms

A must-have resource for individual educators, coaches, or teams. Find advice on how to offer targeted feedback to teachers, empowering them to identify specific steps to improve their knowledge and skill. Included are over 270 research-based strategies related to the 41 elements of effective teaching.

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Common Core Curriculum Maps: English Language Arts Grades K-5, Common Core Curriculum Maps: English Language Arts Grades K-5,

By John Wiley

Created by teachers, for teachers, the research-based curriculum maps in this book present a comprehensive, coherent sequence of thematic units for teaching the skills outlined in the CCSS for English language arts in Grades K-5. The maps address every standard in the CCSS, yet are flexible and adaptable to accommodate diverse teaching styles.

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Common Core for the Not-So-Common Learner: English Language Arts Strategies Grades K-5 Common Core for the Not-So-Common Learner: English Language Arts Strategies Grades K-5

By Maria G. Dove and Andrea Honigsfeld

This book guides the teacher through the recent shifts in education brought on by the Common Core. From each of the six CCRAS for language, the authors aligned a series of related anchor performance--or skill sets that all students need to be successful. It doesn't matter what kind of student population that you currently have, all students can benefit from the techniques this text has to offer.

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Common Core State Standards: A Step-by-Step Approach Mathematics, Grades K-5 Common Core State Standards: A Step-by-Step Approach Mathematics, Grades K-5

By Toby Karten

This reference guide provides an overview for the K-5 Mathematics Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and offers educators a step-by-step approach to help students gain math knowledge and skills. The math standards encourage students to become critical thinkers who are able to make sense of problems and reason abstractly.

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Culturally Proficient Practice: Supporting Educators of English Learning Students Culturally Proficient Practice: Supporting Educators of English Learning Students

By Delores B. Lindsey, Randall B. Lindsey

The authors clearly articulate the importance of valuing the whole student, seeing the student’s language, culture, and community, not as a barrier, but as an asset with which to build academic and social success.

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Cyber Security for Educational Leaders: A Guide to Understanding and Implementing Technology Policies Cyber Security for Educational Leaders: A Guide to Understanding and Implementing Technology Policies

By Richard Phillips and Rayton R. Sianjina

Based on research and best practices, this book discusses the threats associated with technology use and policies and arms aspiring and practicing leaders with the necessary tools to protect their schools and to avoid litigation.

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Defensible Teacher Evaluation: Student Growth through Classroom Assessment Defensible Teacher Evaluation: Student Growth through Classroom Assessment

By Richard J. Stiggins

This revolutionary book helps you bring classroom assessment to bear for real school improvement, with a plan for teacher evaluation based on dependable evidence of student growth; strategies for improving the assessment literacy of teachers and school leaders; and practical tools teachers and their evaluators can utilize immediately.

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Differentiated Instruction, Second Edition: Different Strategies for Different Learners Differentiated Instruction, Second Edition: Different Strategies for Different Learners

By Lori Elliott, Char Forsten, Jim Grant, and Betty Hollas

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This new, expanded edition includes 119 low-cost, high-impact, ready-to-implement strategies to help you build community, assess on the fly, find new pathways to mastery in literacy and math, use technology to differentiate, and much more. Reproducibles included.

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Digital Leadership: Changing Paradigms for Changing Times Digital Leadership: Changing Paradigms for Changing Times

By Eric Sheninger

Digital leadership is a strategic mindset and set of behaviors that leverages resources to create a meaningful, transparent, and engaging school culture. It takes into account recent changes such as ubiquitous connectivity, open-source technology, mobile devices, and personalization to dramatically shift how schools have been run and structured for over a century.

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Educating Students in Poverty: Effective Practices for Leadership and Teaching Educating Students in Poverty: Effective Practices for Leadership and Teaching

By Mark Lineburg and Rex Gerheart

Written for preK–12 teachers, leaders, and staff, Educating Students in Poverty provides essential strategies to help socioeconomically disadvantaged students achieve academic and lifelong success. Backed up with firsthand experiences and relevant research, .....

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Education Nation: Six Leading Edges of Innovation in our Schools Education Nation: Six Leading Edges of Innovation in our Schools

By Milton Chen and George Lucas

This book, in six chapters, explores the “edges” in education—the places where K-12 learning has already seen revolutionary changes through innovative reform and the use of technology. Author Milton Chen offers a clear vision for tomorrow’s classrooms that will enhance learning opportunities for all children.

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Educational Leadership and Technology Educational Leadership and Technology

By Virginia E. Garland and Chester Tadeja

Educational Leadership and Technology is an important resource for new and aspiring elementary, middle, and high school principals as well as superintendents and technology coordinators. Authors Garland and Tadeja offer a critical analysis of today’s emerging technology, while also addressing the need for collaborative efforts of parents, communities, and students to implement technologies effectively.

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Effective Questioning Strategies in the Classroom Effective Questioning Strategies in the Classroom

By Ester Fusco

Questions are the most important tool a teacher can use to build a community of thinkers. This practical guide provides teachers with a step-by-step process for implementing a set of questioning strategies known as the Questioning Cycle. This strategy supports teachers in planning and asking questions, assessing student responses, and following up those responses with more questions to extend thinking.

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Enlightened Leadership for Challenging Times Enlightened Leadership for Challenging Times

By Joseph W. Hoff, Ed.D

From one educator to another, Joseph W. Hoff a former award-winning school principal has written a book that is field tested, practical, and filled with timely content; a blend of how-to’s, innovative practice, suggestions for training and self- growth, and a healthy dose of inspiration for administrative leaders.

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Essential Math Skills: Over 250 Activities to Develop Deep Understanding, Pre K-3 Essential Math Skills: Over 250 Activities to Develop Deep Understanding, Pre K-3

By Bob Sornson

Essential Math Skills can be used along with any math curriculum or instructional program, and is aligned to help your students successfully reach standards-based math learning objectives.

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Essentials for Principals sets Essentials for Principals - Create a Pack

Buy any combination of two Essentials for principals and receive a 25% discount.
Buy as many combinations of two as you like and receive 25% on all combinations.

Choose from the current available Essentials for Principals series titles:
  • The School Leader's Guide to Professional Learning Communities at Work
  • Essentials: Communicating & Connecting with Social Media
  • Essentials: Effective Program Evaluation, Second Edition
  • Essentials: Mobile Learning Devices
  • Essentials for Principals: Creating Physical and Emotional Security in Schools
  • Essentials for Principals: Data-Based Decision Making, third edition
  • Essentials for Principals: The School Leader’s Guide to English Learners
  • Essentials for Principals: The School Leader's Guide to Special Education, 3rd Edition


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Essentials for Principals: Communicating And Connecting with Social Media Essentials for Principals: Communicating & Connecting with Social Media

By William M. Ferriter, Jason T. Ramsden and Eric C. Sheninger

This book was selected as a finalist for the 2012 AEP Awards’ Distinguished Achievement Awards in the Community Building and Parental Involvement category.

Find out more about these awards at the AEP Awards website.

The central assertion in Communicating and Connecting With Social Media is that schools cannot continue to overlook the potential benefits that social media spaces hold for reaching out to our communities, preparing our teachers, and connecting with our kids.

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Essentials for Principals: Creating Physical and Emotional Security in Schools Essentials for Principals: Creating Physical and Emotional Security in Schools

By Kenneth C. Williams

Provides strategies principals can use to facilitate a secure caring learning community. Learn how you and your staff can nurture supportive relationships with students, develop conflict management strategies, develop an effective schoolwide behavior and discipline plan, prevent different forms of bullying, establish high expectations for students and staff, and encourage celebration and parent involvement.


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Essentials for Principals: Data-Based Decision Making, third edition Essentials for Principals: Data-Based Decision Making, third edition

By Edie Holcomb

Examines best data collection practices and guides the elementary school principal on how to reach struggling learners, strengthen instruction, and achieve school-wide improvement.

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Effective Program Evaluation Essentials for Principals: Effective Program Evaluation, Second Edition

By Dawn Billings and Mardale Dunsworth

Educators and administrators are increasingly coming to realize the importance of making decisions based on reliable, accurate data. It is not always clear how to gather that data, however, or what to do with the data once collected. This short guide provides a clear and easily implemented blueprint for evaluating academic programs, practices, or strategies.

Published by NAESP in collaboration with Solution Tree.

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Essentials for Principals:  How to Interview, Hire & Retain High-Quality New Teachers, third edition Essentials for Principals: How to Interview, Hire & Retain High-Quality New Teachers, third edition

By John C. Daresh and Bridget N. Daresh

The key to student success start in the classroom, principals face the challenge of finding and keeping highly qualified teachers who will work to ensure learning for all. The authors use their firsthand experiences and observations to guide readers through effective processes for recruiting, interviewing, and hiring faculty who will best fit individual schools’ needs. With this how-to-guide, K-8 principals will: 

  • Gain insight into productive recruitment and interviewing procedures
  • Understand what constitutes effective mentoring and induction programs to support new teachers
  • Learn how to form a recruitment process around the school’s values and vision to find the best matches to fill teaching positions at their schools


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Essentials for Principals: Mobile Learning Devices Essentials for Principals: Mobile Learning Devices

By Kipp Rogers

In Mobile Learning Devices, author Kipp Rogers confronts the doubts many educators and parents have toward the use of mobile learning devices (MLDs) in classrooms. Mobile learning, he writes, challenges many of the basic assumptions that have been made for decades about education. He then shows how schools can mitigate the potentially negative effects of MLDs, while using them to enhance and expand learning in the 21st century classroom.


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Essentials for Principals: Strengthening the Connection Between School & Home Second Edition Essentials for Principals: Strengthening the Connection Between School & Home, Second Edition

By Ricardo and Kym Leblanc-Esparza

The authors describe the pivotal role family engagement plays in student achievement. This valuable resource provides strategies for reaching out to and involving family members toward greater family involvement in all schools. Among the many reproducible checklists, surveys, and handouts are sample scripts in Spanish and English to guide school personnel when phoning parents about both difficult and good news. K-8 school leaders will learn how to: 

     • Get past their own misconceptions and stereotypes about school-home relationships


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Essentials for Principals: The School Leader’s Guide to English Learners Essentials for Principals: The School Leader’s Guide to English Learners

By Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey

English learners face not only the challenge of learning English, but also learning English in English. How, then, do you set reasonable expectations for developing proficiency? School leaders will find the answers inside, including how to assess the individual needs of ELs, how to create a quality instructional program, and how to evaluate performance. Each chapter offers reliable, research-based ways to implement solutions you can count on.

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Essentials for Principals: The School Leader's Guide to Special Education Essentials for Principals: The School Leader's Guide to Special Education, 3rd Edition

By Margaret J. McLaughlin and Kristin Ruedel

Guides principals in navigating the processes for identifying and assessing students with disabilities, designing and implementing individualized education programs (IEPs) and behavior intervention plans (BIPs), and creating a school culture that involves parents and promotes positive behaviors.

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Flourishing in the First Five Years Flourishing in the First Five Years

By Donna Wilson and Marcus Conyers

Discover more ways to help young children realize more of their unique potential. Packed with practical strategies and inspiring research about how learning changes the brain. This book will empower you with ideas you can apply right away that can positively change children’s lives forever.

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From Notepad to IPad: Using Apps and Web Tools to Engage a New Generation of Students From Notepad to IPad: Using Apps and Web Tools to Engage a New Generation of Students

By Matthew D. Gillispie

This book is a one-stop-shop for elementary and secondary teachers looking to use iPads effectively in the classroom. Each chapter is full of tips and engaging classroom activities. Teachers at all levels of experience and comfort with technology will benefit from the ideas and resources in this book.

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Having Hard Conversations Having Hard Conversations

By Jennifer Abrams

Many educators struggle with discussing difficult issues with colleagues. This insightful book helps readers effectively lead challenging conversations with peers, and supervisors.

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How to Teach Thinking Skills Within the Common Core: 7 Key Student Proficiencies of the New National Standards How to Teach Thinking Skills Within the Common Core

By James A. Bellanca, Robin J. Fogarty and Brian M. Pete

Packed with examples and tools, this practical guide prepares teachers across all grade levels and content areas to teach the most critical cognitive skills from the Common Core State Standards. Discover the desired student proficiencies of the CCSS: critical thinking, creative thinking, complex thinking, comprehensive thinking, collaborative thinking, communicative thinking, and cognitive transfer. Take advantage of online and print resources, a glossary, reproducible, reflection questions, and more.

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If You’re Riding A Horse and It Dies, Get Off If You’re Riding A Horse and It Dies, Get Off

By Jim Grant and Char Forsten

This humorous allegory addresses the dilemmas our school systems face each day - how to make a program or initiative work when there is absolutely no hope for its success!

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Introducing Readers Workshop: Supporting Our Youngest Readers Introducing Readers Workshop: Supporting Our Youngest Readers

By Patricia Dade and Kimberly Storey

(Interactive Whiteboard Compatible CD Pre K-2)

This resource provides teachers with planning tools and flexible, easy-to-use lesson plans to begin implementing the Reader’s Workshop instructional model in their classrooms. Lessons are provided for establishing procedures for strong classroom management, building beginning reading skills, and supporting students at all levels.

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Leaders of Their Own Learning Leaders of Their Own Learning

By Ron Berger, Leah Rugen and Libby Woodfin

Leaders of Their Own Learning offers a new way of thinking about assessment based on the celebrated work of expeditionary learning schools across the country. This requires a set of interrelated strategies and structures and a whole-school culture in which students are given the respect and responsibility to be meaningfully engaged in their own learning.

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Leading After-School Communities: What Principals Should Know and Be Able to Do Leading After-School Communities: What Principals Should Know and Be Able to Do

By NAESP

After-School programs offer valuable opportunities to support children's learning while ensuring their safety when the school day ends. This guide contains a wealth of strategies and resources that show how principals can fulfill an essential leadership role in after-school programs without assuming additional management responsibilities.

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Leading Early Childhood Learning Communities: What Principals Should Know and Be Able to Do Leading Early Childhood Learning Communities: What Principals Should Know and Be Able to Do

By NAESP

Helps principals understand the critical need for high-quality early childhood education and what their role is in advocating, supporting, and improving early childhood education in their schools and communities.

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What Principals Need to Know Set Leading Learning Communities Set

By NAESP

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Leading Early Childhood Learning Communities:
Leading Learning Communities:


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Leading Learning Communities: Standards For What Principals Should Know And Be Able To Do, second edition Leading Learning Communities: Standards For What Principals Should Know And Be Able To Do, Second Edition

By NAESP
 
This handbook for principals provides practical recommendations that affirm best practices and help educators create structures that not only promote positive student behaviors, but also reduce schoolwide management problems and increase student achievement. Updated for the next generation of school leaders! ©2008, soft cover, 158 pages

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Leading Pre-K-3 Learning Communities Competencies for Effective Principal Practice Leading Pre-K-3 Learning Communities: Competencies for Effective Principal Practice (Hard Copy Version)

By NAESP

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As the federal role expands to support increased state investments in school-based prekindergarten programs, NAESP has released an updated, principal competency guide: Leading Pre-K-3 Learning Communities: Competencies for Effective Principal Practice. Developed by a panel of leading practitioners, this standards document defines new competencies, and outlines a practical approach to high-quality early childhood education that is critical to laying a strong foundation for learning for young children from age three to grade three, or Pre-K-3......

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Motivating and Inspiring Teachers Motivating and Inspiring Teachers

By Todd Whitaker, Beth Whitaker and Dale Lumpa

Like the best-selling first edition, this book is filled with strategies to motivate your staff and maintain a high level of energy at your school. This guide will help all educators approach work every day in an enthusiastic, focused, and positive state of mind. This book will help you:

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Proud to be a Principal T-Shirt NAESP - Proud to be a Principal T-Shirt

“Proud to Be a Principal” (front-left side)

Pre-Shrunk 50% Cotton 50% Polyester…. sizes available for purchase - Small, Medium, Large and XL.

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NAESP Executive Portfolio with integrated calculator, pockets for business cards, black ball point pen and holds a 5 ¾ x 8 ½ tablet. NAESP Executive Portfolio

NAESP Executive Portfolio with integrated calculator, pockets for business cards, black ball point pen and holds a 5 ¾ x 8 ½ tablet.

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No Place for Bullying: Leadership for Schools That Care for Every Student No Place for Bullying: Leadership for Schools That Care for Every Student

By James Dillon

This valuable resource ensures that bully prevention becomes an established part of your school’s culture and climate! Use these tools to inspire the cultural shift necessary and gain support from stakeholders.

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Pathways to the Common Core: Accelerating Achievement Pathways to the Common Core: Accelerating Achievement

By Lucy Calkins, Mary Ehrenworth, and Christopher Lehman

Offers in-depth understanding of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and concrete methods to raise the level of instruction and accelerate the achievement of all students. The book, by Lucy Calkins and her colleagues at the Reading and Writing Project, is designed to guide and support principals, teachers, and professional learning communities in navigating the gap between their current literacy practices and CCSS ideals.

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Purposeful Play for Early Childhood Phonological Awareness – Level PreK-1 Purposeful Play for Early Childhood Phonological Awareness – Level PreK-1

By Hallie Kay Yopp and Ruth Helen Yopp

This timely resource provides 70 activities designed to help students detect and manipulate the sounds of language. Whether through singing songs, engaging in role-playing games, or tossing balls of yarn, every activity provides fun ways for children to interact with language and one another while offering explicit support for developing phonological awareness.

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Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

By Susan Cain

In Quiet, Susan Cain argues that we dramatically undervalue introverts and shows how much we lose in doing so. Quiet has the power to permanently change how we see introverts and, equally important, how they see themselves.

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Quote This: A Collection of Illustrated Quotes for Educators, with CD-ROM Quote This: A Collection of Illustrated Quotes for Educators, with CD-ROM

By Diane Hodges, Ph.D.

Hodges provides the ultimate collection of inspirational quotes and reflective sayings designed to influence, encourage, and motivate educators. Quote This! offers touching words and morale boosters that recognize educators' contributions to the lives of their students and is packed with humorous sayings that will generate smiles, chuckles, and laughs. Complete with illustrations on a CD-ROM! ©2008, soft cover, 99 pages

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Reading with Meaning: Teaching Comprehension in Primary Grades Reading with Meaning: Teaching Comprehension in Primary Grades

By Debbie Miller

In this edition the author shares her thinking about comprehension, strategy instruction and intentional teaching and learning. This book provides planning documents with matching assessments to ensure that no child falls through the cracks.

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Responsive School Discipline: Essentials for Elementary School Leaders Responsive School Discipline: Essentials for Elementary School Leaders

By Chip Wood and Babs Freeman-Loftis

Bring positive behavior to your school through strong, consistent, and positive discipline. Two experienced administrators offer practical strategies for building a safe, calm, and respectful school climate—strategies based on deep respect for children and for staff.
See how to: 
    • Establish school-wide signals that get quick, quiet attention 
    • Craft school-wide rules that children take seriously—even cherish 


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Rethinking Teacher Supervision and Evaluation: How to Work Smart, Build Collaboration and Close the Achievement Gap Rethinking Teacher Supervision and Evaluation: How to Work Smart, Build Collaboration and Close the Achievement Gap

By Kim Marshall

This book focuses on four strategies principals can take that make a real-world difference in the classroom: Making short, unannounced classroom visits followed by one-on-one feedback conversations; participating much more actively in the curriculum unit-planning process; Working with teacher teams to analyze and follow up on interim assessment results; and Using rubrics for end-of-year teacher evaluation.

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Rigor in Your Classroom: A Toolkit for Teachers Rigor in Your Classroom: A Toolkit for Teachers

By Barbara R. Blackburn

Teachers are required to increase the rigor for students, but how? This book has more than 200 practical and highly-effective tools that can be used across grade levels and subject areas to increase student rigor, leading your students to higher engagement and deeper learning.

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Rigor is NOT a Four-Letter Word Second Edition Rigor is NOT a Four-Letter Word, Second Edition

By Barbara R. Blackburn

The enhanced second edition provides important connections to the Common Core State Standards, plus new sections on problem-based learning, implementation of high standards, and working with special-needs students.

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Rigor Made Easy Rigor Made Easy

By Barbara R. Blackburn

Best-selling author and noted rigor expert Barbara Blackburn shares the secrets to getting started, maintaining momentum, and reaching your goals. Learn what rigor looks like in the classroom, understand what it means for your students, and get the keys to successful implementation.

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School Emergency Management: A Practical Approach to Implementation School Emergency Management: A Practical Approach to Implementation

By Jeff Kaye, Roy Hill, and Blake Goetz

This important resource will help your school district achieve 100% compliance with Federal and State mandates on emergency operations in schools, secures important federal funding and grants for your school, and save lives. This book tells how to get it done, practically and effectively.

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School Leader’s Guide To the Common Core: Achieving Results Through Rigor and Relevance School Leader’s Guide To the Common Core: Achieving Results Through Rigor and Relevance

By James A. Bellanca, Robin J. Fogarty, Brian M. Pete, and Rebecca L. Stinson

The authors offer five principles for school leaders on effective coaching and feedback. You can implement the Common Core State Standards with downloadable reproducible, lists of resources to support the many topics affected, discussion questions, and relevant information to share with your colleagues.

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Service Learning in the PreK-3 Classroom: The What, Why, and How-To Guide for Every Teacher Service Learning in the PreK-3 Classroom: The What, Why, and How-To Guide for Every Teacher

By Vickie E. Lake, Ph.D. and Ithel Jones, Ed.D

Among early childhood education books, this one stands in a class by itself. It is the only comprehensive, research-based guide for implementing service learning across the pre-K and early elementary curriculum. This guide’s numerous sample service-learning lesson plans are based on field-tested pre-K and early elementary classroom projects that correlate to the national standards.

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Shifting the Monkey Shifting the Monkey

By Todd Whitaker

Poor employees get a disproportionate amount of attention. Why? Because they complain the loudest, create the greatest disruptions, and rely on others to assume the responsibilities that they shirk. Learn how to focus on your good employees first, and help them shift these 'monkeys' back to the underperformers. Through a simple but brilliant metaphor, Whitaker helps you reinvigorate your staff and transform your organization.

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STEM is Elementary: Why Elementary Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Prepares Students to Beat the Gaps! STEM is Elementary: Why Elementary Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Prepares Students to Beat the Gaps!

By Glory Oljace and Alexander Everhart

This timely resource clarifies the need for STEM programming at the elementary level, and offers educators a viable, researched solution for inspiring and preparing all students to succeed. With its clear explanation, vivid diagrams and step-by-step instructions, this book is instantly accessible to all.

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Strategies for Common Core Mathematics: Implementing the Standards for Mathematical Practice K-5 Strategies for Common Core Mathematics: Implementing the Standards for Mathematical Practice K-5

By Leslie Texas and Tammy Jones

This practical book provides an explanation of each of the eight mathematical practices and gives elementary school educators specific instructional strategies that align with the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics. Learn how to scaffold activities across grades and get strategies you can implement immediately in your classroom. All K-5 mathematics educators should have this book in their professional libraries!

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Stratosphere: Integrating Technology, Pedagogy, and Change Knowledge Stratosphere: Integrating Technology, Pedagogy, and Change Knowledge

By Michael Fullan

Fullan takes a closer look at the fast-paced world of emerging technologies and argues that the inevitable influence of technology on teaching and learning must not be resisted, but rather embraced and applied in meaningful ways to positively impact school classrooms.

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Successful K-12 STEM Education: Identifying Effective Approaches in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Successful K-12 STEM Education: Identifying Effective Approaches in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

By National Research Council

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) are cultural achievements that reflect our humanity, power our economy, and constitute fundamental aspects of our lives as citizens, consumers, parents, and members of the workforce.

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Teach Like a Pirate Teach Like a Pirate

By Dave Burgess

This groundbreaking inspirational manifesto contains over 30 hooks specially designed to captivate your class and 170 brainstorming questions that will skyrocket your creativity. Once you learn the Teach Like a PIRATE system, you'll never look at your role as an educator the same again.

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Teaching the Common Core Speaking & Listening Standards: Strategies & Digital Tools Teaching the Common Core Speaking & Listening Standards: Strategies & Digital Tools

By Kristen Swanson

Speaking and listening in the digital age requires proficient use of digital tools – this must-have resource gives you practical ideas and directions to integrate powerful technology tools seamlessly into your instruction.

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The Animal School The Animal School

By George H. Reavis

Here`s the story of a frustrated rabbit, a debilitated duck, a struggling squirrel, and an errant eagle who have the same problem as do thousands of students. They are all suffering in an educational system that gives little to no regard to their individual strengths and learning differences.

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The Ball The Ball

By Todd Whitaker

Through this heartwarming parable, bestselling author Todd Whitaker reminds you of the importance of keeping your focus and remaining true to yourself. When a veteran teacher and former student reunite, they confront the separate and unique challenges that have knocked them off course. Through each other, they find their way back on track with a message that will resonate with everyone.

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The Cafe Book: Engaging All Students in Daily Literacy Assessment & Instruction The Cafe Book: Engaging All Students in Daily Literacy Assessment & Instruction

By Gail Boushey and Joan Moser

In this book, the authors present a practical, simple way to integrate assessment into daily reading and classroom discussion. The CAFE system, based on research into the habits of proficient readers, is an acronym for Comprehension, Accuracy, Fluency, and Expanding vocabulary. The system does not require expensive materials, complicated training, or complete changes to current classroom literacy approaches.

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The Daily 5: Fostering Literacy Independence in the Elementary Grades, 2nd edition The Daily 5: Fostering Literacy Independence in the Elementary Grades, 2nd edition

By Gail Boushey and Joan Moser

The Daily 5, second edition, retains the core literacy components that made the first edition one of the most widely read books in education. This timely resource provides a way for any teacher to structure literacy (and now math) time to increase student independence and allow for individualized attention in small groups and one-on-one.

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The Elementary School Principal's Guide to a Successful Opening and Closing of the School Year The Elementary School Principal's Guide to a Successful Opening and Closing of the School Year

By Barbara Skeeters and Susan F. Lumley

Are you in need of time-saving tools for planning, organizing, and delegating the myriad of tasks necessary for successfully opening and closing the school year? Then look no further – your lifeline is here!

This step-by-step guide provides the elementary school principal with instructional and managerial tools necessary for the opening and closing of school. Developed for use as a fingertip resource for novice and seasoned principals alike....


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The Five Dimensions of Engaged Teaching: A Practical Guide for Educators The Five Dimensions of Engaged Teaching: A Practical Guide for Educators

By Laura Weaver and Mark Wilding

The authors contend that students must develop their emotional and social skills as thoroughly as their academic skills, and that teachers must cultivate this growth.

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The Fundamental 5: The Formula for Quality Instruction The Fundamental 5: The Formula for Quality Instruction

By Sean Cain and Mike Laird

This practical resource, shares with teachers and school leaders the five practices that every teacher can, and should, use to dramatically improve instructional rigor and relevance, and student performance.

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