How School Leaders Can Inspire Teachers, Motivate Students, and Reach Communities
Written for leaders, this book is divided into three parts, helping readers maximize their roles as chief communicators with a school's internal and external stakeholders: students, teachers, parents, and community. Learn how school leaders can develop a communication strategy to increase school and community collaboration.
- Comprehend the power of messaging in school.
- Gain tips for how to best use available technology tools, including online platforms, for messaging purposes.
- Inspect scenarios and real anecdotes that show messaging tactics in action in schools.
- Learn how to implement positive messaging with students from the start of the school year.
- Explore special considerations to make when communicating with challenging students or in difficult school climates.
Table of Contents
Introduction: Why Messaging Matters
Chapter 1: Building a Positive Culture for Messaging
Chapter 2: Cultivating a Positive Message With Teachers
Chapter 3: Using Strategies for Positive Messaging With Teachers
Chapter 4: Cultivating a Positive Message With Students
Chapter 5: Using Technology to Message With Students
Chapter 6: Cultivating a Positive Message With Parents and the Community
Chapter 7: Using Technology to Message With Parents, the Community, and Beyond
Epilogue: Messaging Tips
The Main Idea