Best Allan A. Glatthorn books

The Principal as Curriculum Leader: Shaping What Is Taught and Tested

Allan A. Glatthorn

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Your best resource for curriculum leadership post-NCLB and beyond!

Put quality curriculum front and center with this classic toolkit to savvy curriculum leadership for the 21st Century. Newly revised and updated case studies, research, and state and national curriculum and leadership standards complement a completely new section focused on emerging technologies.

New features include:

  • Major chapter revisions with research on ESSA, CCSS and more
  • Up-to-date information on Professional Standards for Educational Leaders
  • Concrete examples of district-level curriculum mapping, planning, and integration
  • New information on professional growth, state curriculum frameworks, online assessments, SBAC, PARCC, and adaptive testing

Writing the winning dissertation : a step-by-step guide

Allan A. Glatthorn

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Curriculum Leadership: Strategies for Development and Implementation

Allan A. Glatthorn

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Creating an innovative and successful curriculum

Curriculum Leadership: Strategies for Development and Implementation, Fourth Edition is a one-of-a-kind resource written for educational leaders--administrators and teachers--who want to successfully restructure and enhance school curriculum. Authors Allan A. Glatthorn, Floyd Boschee, Bruce M. Whitehead, and Bonni F. Boschee provide innovative and successful curriculum ideas, including reflective case studies, "Keys to Leadership" sections, curriculum tips, and "Challenge" sections with key issues and questions in every chapter. Also interspersed throughout the book are tried and true strategies that provide administrators with innovative ideas on meeting state and national standards.

This is a much needed, highly informative, and easy-to-read account of curriculum development and change for curriculum leaders, those teaching curriculum courses, and those aspiring to become curriculum decision makers. It provides the knowledge and skills needed to develop and implement a PK–12 school curriculum.

Writing the Winning Thesis or Dissertation: A Step-by-Step Guide (Volume 3)

Randy L. Joyner

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The classic guide for master′s and doctoral students―newly revised and updated!

Used in its first two editions by tens of thousands of students, this practical book demystifies the process of writing your master′s thesis or doctoral dissertation, taking you through the process one step at a time. Newly revised and updated, this book provides specific models and examples that will guide you through:

  • Laying the groundwork for the thesis or dissertation 
  • Organizing and scheduling your work 
  • Collaborating with peers 
  • Using technology 
  • Solving problems throughout the dissertation process

Curriculum Leadership: Strategies for Development and Implementation

Allan A. Glatthorn

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Curriculum Leadership: Strategies for Development and Implementation, Third Edition is a one-of-a-kind resource written for educational leaders, teachers, and administrators. Responding to the need for globally connected classrooms and innovative leadership, this unique text provides a rich and inclusive foundation of curriculum. The authors draw upon a wide range of research and experience to provide readers with creative, up-to-date curriculum strategies and ideas. In sharing innovative programs, learning experiences, and new approaches, they build a solid connection for curriculum development from theory to practice, helping future leaders in education meet the global challenges of our time.

Curriculum Leadership: Strategies for Development and Implementation

Allan A. Glatthorn

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A one-of-a-kind resource written for educational leaders-teachers and administrators-who want to successfully restructure and enhance school curriculum

Praise for the First Edition

"Curriculum Leadership presents the fundamentals of the curriculum development process and provides educators with the foundation to be curriculum specialists."-Amany Saleh, Arkansas State University

"Curriculum Leadership provides tried and true techniques that teachers can use right away, right now, to make writing curriculum a rewarding experience that benefits the curriculum writer and the teachers who will be asked to implement the curriculum."-Clyde Winters, Governors State University

Curriculum Leadership: Strategies for Development and Implementation, Second Edition is a much-needed, highly informative, and easy-to-read account of curriculum development and implementation for those aspiring to become curriculum decision makers. This important book-which helps bridge curriculum’s rich historical past to today’s global education world-is essential for educational leaders in the planning, alignment, and development of curriculum to meet state, national, and international standards.

Authors Allan A. Glatthorn, Floyd Boschee, and Bruce M. Whitehead provide innovative and successful curriculum ideas that include reflective case studies with challenges and key issues/questions, Key to Leadership sections, curriculum tips, an Applications section, and a Webliography in every chapter. Also interspersed throughout the book are tried-and-true strategies that provide administrators with innovative ideas on meeting state and national standards.

New to this edition

  • Coverage of multicultural and global education
  • Integration of NCATE and standards coverage
  • New technology strategies, including added emphasis on e-learning

High-quality ancillaries
Available to qualified instructors upon request, Instructors’ Resources on CD-ROM include PowerPoint lecture slides, a comprehensive test bank, sample syllabi, and more.

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This is a much needed, highly informative, and easy-to-read account of curriculum development and change for curriculum leaders, those teaching curriculum courses, and those aspiring to become curriculum decision makers. It provides the knowledge and skills needed to develop and implement a K–12 school curriculum.

The dynamics of language

Allan A Glatthorn

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Writing the Winning Thesis or Dissertation: A Step-by-Step Guide

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This revision provides a step-by-step approach to making the thesis or dissertation process easier and more manageable.

Developing a Quality Curriculum

Allan A. Glatthorn

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In this concise, well-organized guide to developing high-quality school curricula, Glatthorn blends sound research, initiatives, and trends with his practical experience as a curriculum consultant to more than one hundred school systems. Glatthorn believes that shared leadership and responsibility are essential to achieve quality. Curriculum development should involve a collaborative process that includes input from the state, district leaders, school administrators, classroom teachers, and parents. From "Organizing and Planning for Curriculum Work" to "Conducting a Curriculum Audit to Ensure Quality," Developing a Quality Curriculum is a valuable resource for understanding and practicing sound curriculum development.

Title of related interest from Waveland Press: Henson, Curriculum Planning: Integrating Multiculturalism, Constructivism, and Education Reform, Fifth Edition, (ISBN 9781478622000).

Developing a Quality Curriculum

Allan A. Glatthorn

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In the face of increasing demands for school reform, educational leaders are looking anew at the core elements of the instructional program, including, of course, the curriculum. "Developing a Quality Curriculum" is a guide to both understanding and practicing sound curriculum development.

Allan Glatthorn draws upon research and his experience with more than 100 school systems to lay out the steps of a quality curriculum development process, from "Organizing and Planning for Curriculum Work" to "Conducting a Curriculum Audit to Ensure Quality." He emphasizes that this is a collaborative process involving district leaders, school administrators, teachers, students, and parents. Shared leadership and responsibility are essential, and all involved must be committed to a focus on student learning and an emphasis on quality.

With its comprehensive, step-by-step approach, "Developing a Quality Curriculum" is an indispensable resource for school systems struggling to balance the recommendations of state frameworks, classroom teachers, and others without losing sight of the real objective: improving student learning.