Effective instructional leadership

Joseph Blase, Jo Blase
2000 Journal of Educational Administration  
Few studies have directly examined teachers' perspectives on principals' everyday instructional leadership characteristics and the impacts of those characteristics on teachers. In this study, over 800 American teachers responded to an open-ended questionnaire by identifying and describing characteristics of principals that enhanced their classroom instruction and what impacts those characteristics had on them. The data revealed two themes (and 11 strategies) of effective instructional
more » ... ructional leadership: talking with teachers to promote reflection and promoting professional growth.
doi:10.1108/09578230010320082 fatcat:guzort323nbzhau4pgbt3dvyrm