Effective School Leadership: Developing Principals through Cognitive Coaching℠ (2006)
By Jane Ellison and Carolee Hayes
This practical guide offers a rationale for new ways of thinking about principal development. It includes a rich explanation of Cognitive Coaching℠ principles. Model conversations offer authentic samples of principal coaching. The reader has the opportunity to explore the metacognition of a principal's coach. Action research and examples from systems are included as well as a set of guidelines for implementing a program of Cognitive Coaching℠ of principals.