A book that examines the effectiveness of K-12 leaders
(PRWEB) January 14, 2015
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Inspired by her observations and comparison of effective and ineffective education leaders’ behavior and performance in the K-12 education work setting, independent education consultant and author Fayette B. Nick writes “Leadership” (published by Xlibris), a book that examines the effectiveness of K-12 leaders.
This book provides a practical look into the essence of leadership in K-12 educational environment including the five mistakes school boards make in hiring a superintendent, the jealousy and envy pitfall, and the importance of having the right people in one’s inner circle.
Also, discussed herein is the role of the school district attorney, the puppet principal issues, default leaders, the charter school leader dilemma, and 65 things you should know and do to become an effective K-12 education leader.
With its systematic presentation of the topic of “Leadership” in K-12 education, Nick’s book will appeal to K-12 educators, parents and communities members and other leaders as it describes positive behaviors of leaders that can impact students’ performance and achievement in K-12 education.
By Fayette B. Nick, EdD
Hardcover | 6 x 9in | 80 pages | ISBN 9781503512016
Softcover | 6 x 9in | 80 pages | ISBN 9781503512023
E-Book | 80 pages | ISBN 9781503512030
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble
About the Author
Fayette B. Nick, EdD, is an independent education consultant. She has served in a number of leadership positions including interim superintendent. She is the author of “Involving Parents in the Common Core State standards: Through a Family School Partnership Program.” She holds a doctorate in educational leadership from Nova Southeastern University, an education specialist degree in education administration and Master of Science in Education from Jacksonville State University, Ala., and a bachelor degree in political science from Austin Peay State University. She is a sorted after education consultant and speaker. She resides in Columbia, S.C. You can visit her website at fayettebnick.com
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