eBook Leading 21st Century Schools: Harnessing Technology for Engagement and Achievement, 2nd Edition

  • Lynne Schrum
  • Barbara B. Levin
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  • ISBN-10: 1506318061
  • ISBN-13: 9781506318066
  • DDC: 371.33
  • 232 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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The pace of technological change picks up speed with each passing day. Educators must place the proper emphasis on technology leadership—using proven methods—if they are to prepare students to thrive in the classroom and beyond. When first published in 2009, this book empowered administrators and teachers to plan and execute effective strategies for enhancing student engagement and achievement through technology. This second edition features 80% brand-new material addressing the latest technological developments, combined with the authors’ tested methods for applying them in schools.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
Leading 21st Century Schools: A Brave New World for Administrators, Teachers, and Students.
1: Leading 21st Century Schools: What Strategic School Leaders Need to Know.
2: 21st Century Students and Teachers: Ensuring Their Success.
3: Tools for School Leaders: Enhancing Communication and Building Partnerships.
4: Ensuring Success: Legal, Safety, Ethical, and Curricular Considerations for School Leaders.
Important Considerations for 21st Century Teaching and Learning.
5: Issues to Decide: One-to-One, BYOD, Smartphones, and More.
6: Web 2.0, Apps, Social Media, and Other Tools.
7: Content-Focused Curriculum Tools.
8: Important Considerations for 21st Century Leaders: Hard Questions and Promising Answers.