Northside Professional Library, Leadership1
LEADERSHIP: It’s Not Just for Principals
Resources in the Northside Professional Library
Barnes, Mark, and Jennifer Gonzalez. Hacking Education: 10 Quick Fixes for Every School. Times 10 Publications, 2015.
Bolman, Lee G., and Terrence E. Deal. Reframing the Path to School Leadership: A Guide for Teachers and Principals,
2nd ed. Corwin, 2010.
Burgess, Jan, and Donna Bates. Other Duties as Assigned: Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Expert Teacher Leadership. ASCD, 2009.
Danielson, Charlotte. Teacher Leadership That Strengthens Professional Practice. ASCD, 2006.
DeWitt, Peter M. Collaborative Leadership: Six Influences That Matter Most. Corwin/Learning Forward, 2017.
Fullan, Michael. Indelible Leadership: Always Leave Them Learning. Corwin/Ontario Principals’ Council, 2017.
Fullan, Michael. Leading in a Culture of Change. Jossey-Bass, 2001.
Fullan, Michael. Motion Leadership: The Skinny on Becoming Change Savvy. Corwin, 2009.
Fullan, Michael. Motion Leadership in Action: More Skinny on Becoming Change Savvy. Corwin, 2013.
Fullan, Michael, Peter Hill, and Carmel Crevola. Breakthrough. Corwin/Ontario Principals’ Council, 2006.
Gabriel, John G. How to Thrive as a Teacher Leader. ASCD, 2005.
Kaser, Joyce, Susan Mundry, Katherine E. Stiles, and Susan Loucks-Horsley. Leading Every Day: 124 Actions for
Effective Leadership, 2nd ed. Corwin, 2006.
Lambert, Linda. Building Leadership Capacity in School. ASCD, 1998.
Lambert, Linda. Leadership Capacity for Lasting School Improvement. ASCD, 2003.
Levin, Barbara B., and Lynne Schrum. Every Teacher a Leader: Developing the Needed Dispositions, Knowledge, and
Skills for Teacher Leadership. Corwin, 2017.
Lindle, Jane Clark. 20 Strategies for Collaborative School Leaders. Eye on Education, 2005.
Meyer, Luanna H., and Ian M. Evans. The School Leader’s Guide to Restorative School Discipline. Corwin, 2012.
Muhammad, Anthony. Transforming School Culture: How to Overcome Staff Division. Solution Tree, 2009.
Murphy, Michael. Tools & Talk: Data, Conversation, and Action for Classroom and School Improvement. National Staff
Development Council, 2009.
Patterson, Jerry L., and Paul Kelleher. Resilient School Leaders: Strategies for Turning Adversity into Achievement.
Reason, Casey. Leading a Learning Organization: The Science of Working with Others. Solution Tree, 2010.
Reeves, Douglas. From Leading to Succeeding: The Seven Elements of Effective Leadership in Education.
Solution Tree, 2016.
Reeves, Douglas. Leading Change in Your School: How to Conquer Myths, Build Commitment, and Get Results.
Reeves, Douglas. The Learning Leader: How to Focus School Improvement for Better Results. ASCD, 2006.
Rutherford, Paula, et al. Creating a Culture for Learning. Just ASK, 2011.
Sanfelippo, and Tony Sinanis. Hacking Leadership: 10 Ways Great Leaders Inspire Learning That Teachers, Students,
and Parents Love. Times 10 Publications, 2016.
Sergiovanni, Thomas. Strengthening the Heartbeat: Leading and Learning Together in Schools. Jossey-Bass, 2005.
Sparks, Dennis. Leading for Results: Transforming Teaching, Learning, and Relationships in Schools, 2nd ed.
Thorsborne, Margaret, and Peta Blood. Implementing Restorative Practices in Schools: A Practical Guide to Transforming
School Communities. Jessica Kingsley, 2013.
Uebbing, Stephen, and Mike Ford. The Life Cycle of Leadership: Surviving & Thriving in Today’s Schools. Learning
Wagner, Tony, and Robert Kegan. Change Leadership: A Practical Guide to Transforming Our Schools. Jossey-Bass,
2006. [also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Whitaker, Todd. Leading School Change: Implementation Guide. Eye on Education, 2010.
Whitaker, Todd. Leading School Change: Nine Strategies to Bring Everybody on Board. Eye on Education, 2010.
[also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Wiseman, Liz, Lois Allen, and Elise Foster. The Multiplier Effect: Tapping the Genius Inside Our Schools. Corwin, 2013.
Zepeda, Sally J., R. Stewart Mayers, and Brand N. Benson. The Call to Teacher Leadership. Eye on Education, 2003.
Instructional Leadership & Professional Learning
See also: Professional Learning Communities: Resources in the Northside Professional Library
Aguilar, Elena. The Art of Coaching: Effective Strategies for School Transformation. Jossey-Bass, 2013.
Barkley, Stephen G., and Terri Bianco. Instructional Coaching with the End in Mind: Using Backwards Planning to
Increase Student Achievement: For Instructional Leaders, Coaches, Staff Developers, Principals, Supervisors,
and Teachers.Performance Learning Systems, 2011.
Barkley, Stephen G., and Terri Bianco. Quality Teaching in a Culture of Coaching, 2nd ed. Rowman & Littlefield, 2010.
Brookhart, Susan M. How to Make Decisions with Different Kinds of Student Assessment Data. ASCD, 2016.
Cheliotes, Linda Gross, and Marceta Fleming Reilly. Coaching Conversations: Transforming Your School One
Conversation at a Time. Corwin, 2010. [also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Couros, George. The Innovator’s Mindset: Empower Learning, Unleash Talent, and Lead a Culture of Creativity.
Dave Burgess Consulting, 2015.
Daehler, Kirsten R., and Jennifer Folsom. Making Sense of Student Work: A Protocol for Teacher Collaboration.
Danielson, Charlotte. Talk About Teaching! : Leading Professional Conversations, 2nd ed. Corwin, 2016.
Davis, Bonnie M. How to Coach Teachers Who Don’t Think Like You: Using Literacy Strategies to Coach Across
Content Areas. Corwin, 2008.
Del Prete, Thomas. Teacher Rounds: A Guide to Collaborative Learning in and from Practice. Corwin, 2013.
Easton, Lois Brown. Protocols for Professional Learning.ASCD PLC Series, 2009.
[also available as an eBook on OverDrive and Follett Shelf]
Ermeling, Bradley A., and Genevieve Graff-Ermeling. Teaching Better: Igniting and Sustaining Instructional Improvement.
Corwin/Learning Forward, 2016.
Erickson, H. Lynn, and Lois A. Lanning. Transitioning to Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction: How to Bring Content
and Process Together. Corwin, 2014.
Fogarty, Robin, and Brian Pete. From Staff Room to Classroom: A Guide for Planning and Coaching Professional
Development. Corwin/NSDC, 2007.
Fogarty, Robin, and Brian Pete. From Staff Room to Classroom II: The One-Minute Professional Development Planner.
Hall, Pete, and Alisa Simeral. Building Teachers’ Capacity for Success: A Collaborative Approach for Coaches and
School Leaders. ASCD, 2008.
Hirsh, Stephanie, and Joellen Killion. The Learning Educator: A New Era for Professional Learning. NSDC, 2007.
Jackson, Robyn R. Never Underestimate Your Teachers: Instructional Leadership for Excellence in EveryClassroom.
ASCD, 2013. [also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Killion, Joellen, Cindy Harrison, Chris Bryan, and Heather Clifton. Coaching Matters. Learning Forward, 2012.
Killion, Joellen. Taking the Lead: New Roles for Teachers and School-Based Coaches. NSDC, 2006.
Killion, Joellen. The Feedback Process: Transforming Feedback for Professional Learning. Learning Forward, 2015.
Knight, Jim, ed. Coaching: Approaches & Perspectives. Corwin, 2009.
Knight, Jim. Focus on Teaching: Using Video for High-Impact Instruction. Corwin, 2014.
Knight, Jim. Instructional Coaching: A Partnership Approach to Improving Instruction. Corwin, 2007.
DVD: Instructional Coaching: School-Based Staff Development for Improving Teacher and StudentLearning, Video
Journal ofEducation, 2005. (4 DVD, 215 min. + guide) [Featuring Joellen Killion, Jim Knight, Stephen Barkley]
Knight, Jim. Unmistakable Impact: A Partnership Approach for Dramatically Improving Instruction. Corwin/Learning
Lipton, Laura, and Bruce Wellman. Groups at Work: Strategies and Structures for Professional Learning. MiraVia, 2011.
Marzano, Robert J., Julia A. Simms, Tom Roy, Tammy Heflebower, and Phil Warrick. Coaching Classroom Instruction.
Marzano Research Laboratory, 2013.
Muhammad, Anthony, and Sharroky Hollie. The Will to Lead, the Skill to Teach: Transforming Schools at Every Level.
Solution Tree, 2012.
Nash, Ron. The Active Workshop: Practical Strategies for Facilitating Professional Learning. Corwin, 2010.
Robbins, Pam. Peer Coaching to Enrich Professional Practice, School Culture, and Student Learning. ASCD, 2015.
Searle, Margaret. What Every School Leader Needs to Know About RTI. ASCD, 2010.
Singer, Tonya Ward. Opening Doors to Equity: A Practical Guide to Observation-Based Professional Learning.
Corwin/Learning Forward, 2015.
Stepanek, Jennifer, et al. Leading Lesson Study: A Practical Guide for Teachers and Facilitators. Corwin/Learning
Point Associates/NWREL, 2007.
Swanson, Judy, Kimberly Elliott, and Jeanne Harmon. Teacher Leader Stories: The Power of Case Methods.
Sweeney, Diane. Student-Centered Coaching: A Guide for K-8 Coaches and Principals. Corwin, 2011. [also available
as an OverDrive eBook]
Sweeney, Diana. Student-Centered Coaching at the Secondary Level. Corwin, 2013.
Taylor, Rosemarye T. Leading Learning: Change Student Achievement Today! Corwin, 2010.
Tomlinson, Carol Ann, and Michael Murphy. Leading for Differentiation: Growing Teachers Who Grow Kids. ASCD, 2015.
Troen, Vivian, Katherine C. Boles, Jacob Pinnolis, Aviva Scheur. The Power of Teacher Rounds: A Guide for
Facilitators, Principals, & Department Chairs. Corwin/Learning Forward, 2014.
Tucker, Ginger. Teaching and Training for Learning Manual: Leading Adult Learners. GKT Publishing, 2010.
Walsh, Jackie Acree, and Beth Dankert. Leading through Quality Questioning: Creating Capacity, Commitment, and
Community. Corwin, 2010.
Whitaker, Todd, and Annette Breaux. The Ten-Minute Inservice: 40 Quick Training Sessions That Build Teacher
Effectiveness. Jossey-Bass, 2013.
Wiburg, Karin M. Lesson Study Communities: Increasing Achievement with Diverse Students. Corwin, 2007.
Williamson, Ronald, and Barbara R. Blackburn. Rigor in Your School: A Toolkit for Leaders. Eye on Education, 2011.
Williamson, Ronald, and Barbara R. Blackburn. Rigorous Schools and Classrooms: Leading the Way. Eye on Education,
Meetings & Presentations
See also: Presentations & Training: Resources in the Northside Professional Library
Allen, Rich. Train Smart: Effective Trainings Every Time, 2nd ed. Corwin, 2008.
Burmark, Lynell. They Snooze, You Lose: The Educator’s Guide to Successful Presentations. Jossey-Bass, 2011.
[also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Delehant, Anne M., and Valerie von Frank. Making Meetings Work: How to Get Started, Get Going, and Get It Done.
Eller, John. Effective Group Facilitation in Education: How to Energize Meetings and Manage Difficult Groups. Corwin,
Energize Your Meetings! : 35 Interactive Learning Structures for Educators. Northeast Foundation for Children, 2014.
Garmston, Robert J., and Diane P. Zimmerman. Lemons to Lemonade: Resolving Problems in Meetings, Workshops,
and PLCs. Corwin, 2013. [also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Jennings, Matthew. Leading Effective Meetings, Teams, and Work Groups in Districts and Schools. ASCD, 2007.
Kagan, Laurie. Dynamic Trainer. Kagan, 2007.
Parker, Glenn. Effective Meetings: 20 Sure-Fire Tools. HRD Press, 2009. [also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Parker, Glenn, and Robert Hoffman. Meeting Excellence: 33 Tools to Lead Meetings That Get Results. Jossey-Bass,
Portner, Hal. Workshops That Really Work: The ABC’s of Designing and Delivering Sensational Presentations. Corwin,
Tate, Marcia L. “Sit and Get” Won’t Grow Dendrites: 20 Professional Learning Strategies That Engage the Adult Brain,
2nd ed. Corwin, 2012.
Zoller, Kendall, and Claudette Landry. The Choreography of Presenting: The 7 Essential Abilities of Effective
Presenters. Corwin, 2010.
Brock, Barbara L., and Marilyn L. Grady. From Difficult Teachers to Dynamic Teams. Corwin, 2009.
Davey, Liane. You First: Inspire Your Team to Grow Up, Get Along, and Get Stuff Done. Wiley, 2013.
Dodge-Clay, Kathy, and Mark Lukert. Synergistics. Kendall Hunt, 2012. [cultivating leadership and positive energy
Garmston, Robert J., and Valerie von Frank. Unlocking Group Potential to Improve Schools. Corwin, 2012.
Gregory, Gayle H., and Lin Kuzmich. Teacher Teams That Get Results: 61 Strategies for Sustaining and Renewing
Professional LearningCommunities. Corwin, 2007.
Hodges, Diane. Looking Forward to Monday Morning: Ideas for Recognition and Appreciation Activities and Fun
Things to Do at Work for Educators. Corwin, 2005.
Hodges, Diane. Looking Forward to More Monday Mornings: How to Drive Your Colleagues Happy! NAESP/Corwin,
Hodges, Diane. Season It With Fun!: A Year of Recognition, Fun, and Celebrations to Enliven Your School. Corwin,
Horikoshi, Yael Schy. Teamwork Tools: A Revolutionary Approach for Managers and Trainers. Kagan,2008.
Horton, David M. Leading School Teams: Building Trust to Promote Student Learning. Corwin, 2017.
Lencioni, Patrick. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable. Jossey-Bass, 2002.
Lencioni, Patrick. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: Participant Workbook. Pfeiffer/Wiley, 2007.
Lencioni, Patrick. Overcoming the Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Field Guide for Leaders, Managers, and Facilitators.
MacDonald, Elisa B. The Skillful Team Leader: A Resource for Overcoming Hurdles to Professional Learning for Student
Achievement. Corwin/Learning Forward, 2013.
Maxwell, John C. The 17 Essential Qualities of a Team Player: Becoming the Kind of Person Every Team Wants.Thomas Nelson Publishing, 2002.
Maxwell, John C. The 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork: Embrace Them and Empower Your Team. Thomas Nelson
Maxwell, John C. Teamwork 101: What Every Leader Needs to Know. Thomas Nelson Publishing, 2008.
Prince, Victor, and Mike Figliuolo. Lead Inside the Box: How Smart Leaders Guide Their Teams to Exceptional Results.
Career Press, 2015.
Robbins, Harvey. The New Why Teams Don't Work: What Goes Wrong and How to Make It Right. Berrett-Koehler,
Scearce, Carol. 122 Ways to Build Teams, 2nd ed. Corwin, 2007.
Stephenson, Susan. Leading with Trust: How to Build Strong School Teams. Solution Tree, 2009.
Troen, Vivian, and Katherine C.Boles. The Power of Teacher Teams: With Cases, Analyses, and Strategies for Success. Corwin/Learning Forward, 2012.
Wheelan, Susan A. Creating Effective Teams: A Guide for Members and Leaders, 3rd ed. SAGE, 2010.
Williams, R. Bruce. More Than 50 Ways to Build Team Consensus. Corwin, 2007.
Williams, R. Bruce. 36 Tools for Building Spirit in Learning Communities. Corwin, 2006.
Communication and Relationships
Abrams, Jennifer. Hard Conversations Unpacked: The Whos, the Whens, and the What-Ifs. Corwin/Learning Forward,
Abrams, Jennifer. Having Hard Conversations. Corwin, 2009.
Arneson, Shelly. Communicate & Motivate: The School Leader’s Guide to Effective Communication. Eye on Education,
2011. [also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Chapman, Gary, and Paul White. The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace: Empowering Organizations by
Encouraging People, rev. ed. Northfield Publishing, 2011.
Covey, Stephen M. R. The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything. Free Press, 2008, c2006.
Crowe, Sandra A. Since Strangling Isn’t an Option--: Dealing with Difficult People—Common Problems and Uncommon
Solutions. Perigee, 1999.
Currie, Brad. All Hands on Deck: Tools for Connecting Educators, Parents, and Communities. Corwin, 2015.
Daniels, Aubrey C. Bringing Out the Best in People: How to Apply the Astonishing Power of Positive Reinforcement,
3rd ed. McGraw-Hill, 2016.
Dauten, Dale. The Gifted Boss: How to Find, Create, and Keep Great Employees. Morrow, 1999.
DeWitt, Peter M. Flipping Leadership Doesn’t Mean Reinventing the Wheel. Corwin, 2014.
Edmonson, Stacey, Julie Combs, and Sandra Harris. Managing Conflict: 50 Strategies for School Leaders. Eye on
Education, 2008. [also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Gostick, Adrian, and Chester Elton. The Carrot Principle: How the Best Managers Use Recognition to Engage People,
Retain Talent, and Accelerate Performance. Free Press, 2009.
Kaplan Taylor, Linda. The Power of Nice: How to Conquer the Business World with Kindness. Doubleday, 2006.
Knight, Jim. Better Conversations: Coaching Ourselves and Each Other to Be More Credible, Caring, and Connected.
Corwin, 2016. [also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Knight, Jim, Jennifer Ryschon Knight, and Clinton Carlson. The Reflection Guide to Better Conversations. Corwin, 2016.
[also available as an OverDrive eBook]
Patterson, Kerry, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler.Crucial Accountability: Tools for
Resolving Violated Expectations, Broken Commitments, and Bad Behavior, 2nd ed. McGraw-Hill, 2013.
Patterson, Kerry, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler. Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When the
Stakes are High. McGraw-Hill, 2012.
Patterson, Kerry, Joseph Grenny, and Ron McMillan. Crucial Confrontations: Tools for Resolving Broken Promises,
Violated Expectations, and Bad Behavior. McGraw-Hill, 2005
Purkey, William W., John J. Schmidt, and John M. Novak. From Conflict to Conciliation: How to Defuse Difficult
Situations. Corwin, 2010.
Saenz, Andrew, and Jeremy Dew. Relationships That Work: Four Ways to Connect (and Set Boundaries) with
Colleagues, Students, and Parents. Routledge, 2016.
Sanderson, Barbara E. Talk It Out! : The Educator’s Guide to Successful Difficult Conversations. Eye on Education, 2005.
Scott, Susan. Fierce Conversations: Achieving Success at Work and in Life, One Conversation at a Time.Berkeley
Stone, Douglas, Bruce Patton, and Sheila Heen. Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most, 2nd ed.
Penguin Books, 2010.
Swets, Paul W. The Art of Talking So That People Will Listen: Getting Through to Family, Friends, and Business
Associates. Simon & Schuster, 1992.
Whitaker, Todd. Shifting the Monkey: The Art of Protecting Good People from Liars, Criers, and Other Slackers.
Triple Nickel Press, 2012.
Anderson, Erika. Growing Great Employees: Turning Ordinary People into Extraordinary Performers. Portfolio, 2006.
Bennis, Warren, Daniel Goleman, James O’Toole, and Patricia Ward Biederman. Transparency: How Leaders
Create a Culture of Candor. Jossey-Bass, 2008.
Blanchard, Ken, and Colleen Barrett. Lead with LUV: A Different Way to Create Real Success. Pearson, 2011.
Collins, Jim. Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap—and Others Don’t. Harper Business, 2001.
Covey, Stephen R. Principle-Centered Leadership. Summit Books, 1991.
Cramer, Kathryn D. LEAD Positive: What Highly Effective Leaders See, Say, and Do. Jossey-Bass, 2014.
Drucker, Peter F., et al. The Five Most Important Questions You Will Ever Ask About Your Organization. Leader to
Fullan, Michael. Change Leader: Learning to Do What Matters Most. Jossey-Bass, 2011.
Fullan, Michael. Six Secrets of Change: What the Best Leaders Do to Help Their Organizations Survive and Thrive.
Godin, Seth. Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us. Penguin, 2008.
Goleman, Daniel. Primal Leadership: Realizing the Power of Emotional Intelligence. Harvard Business School Pr, 2002.
Greenleaf, Robert. Servant Leadership: A Journey into the Nature of Legitimate Power and Greatness. Paulist Pr, 2002.