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Pages: 304
Authors: H. Svi Shapiro
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-04 - Publisher: Routledge

"Progressive educators have always been better at critique than at possibility. This book promises not to ignore critique, but to favor possibility. It is most rare and greatly welcomed." Richard Quantz, Miami University "The editor argues that in a material world, depicted by consumerism, spiritual nihilism and conspicuous consumption, there
Finding Hope in Troubled Times
Language: en
Pages: 56
Authors: H. Svi Shapiro
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Ethical Educational Leadership in Turbulent Times
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Joan Poliner Shapiro, Steven Jay Gross
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Educational leaders not only face moral and ethical decisions regarding their classrooms, schools, districts, and education institutions, but they also must consider the complexities and threats that impact their communities. In this unstable era of war, terrorism, natural disasters, accountability, and high stakes testing, this process is particularly daunting. Ethical
Fortunes and Fables
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Robin Richardson
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Trentham Books Limited

Making much use of story, fable and anecdote, fortunes and fables reaffirms the ideals, convictions and hopes which lead so many people into teaching and which inspire them still. The author has many tales to tell. He recalls Brent's pioneering programme for equality, praised by government reports but assassinated by
Ethical Leadership and Decision Making in Education
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Joan Poliner Shapiro, Jacqueline A. Stefkovich
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-08 - Publisher: Routledge

The fourth edition of the best-selling text, Ethical Leadership and Decision Making in Education, continues to address the increasing interest in ethics and assists educational leaders with the complex dilemmas in today’s challenging and diverse society. Through discussion and analysis of real-life moral dilemmas that educational leaders face in their