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arrow Democratic Leadership (New)
A teacher reflects on Larry Wilson's democratic style of leadership.
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arrow Inspiring Confidence (New)
Larry Wilson discusses the difference between the responses of less experienced and more experienced teachers to him.
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arrow Father Principal (New)
A student on Larry Wilson's close relationship to the student body.
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arrow Owning the Decision, Part 1
Two aspiring principals role play a scene in which a parent confronts a principal.
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arrow Owning the Decision, Part 2 (New)
Rafaela Espinal-Pacheco is confronted by a parent on one of her first days on the job.  Read the Transcript
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arrow An Open Mind
Rafaela Espinal-Pacheco explains that a principal is both a learner and a teacher.
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Dr. Sandra J. Stein illustrates an approach for principals to use when entering their new schools.
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Overview
Effective principals are decisive leaders who are aware of their own strengths and weaknesses and acknowledge that they alone don't have all the answers. They foster a sense of community and shared decision-making among staff and gain respect by acting with integrity, fairness and in an ethical manner.

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