Foreword by Barbara Miller
About the Authors
Overview: How to Use Case Analysis and Writing
1. The Value of Case Methods: Promoting Reflection on the Precarious Real World of Leadership
Why Use Case Methods to Support Teacher Leaders?
How Do Case Methods Promote Teacher Leaders' Professional Growth?
Why Invest in Teacher Leaders' Growth?
The Efficacy of Case Writing: Findings From CSTP's Seminars
Framing the Leadership Dilemmas
2. Effective Approaches to Case Analysis and Case Writing
Facilitating Case Analysis
Learning to Write Cases - A Tool for Professional Growth
3. School-Level Leadership Dilemmas
Navigating New Waters: The Voyage of a Teacher Leader on the Sea of Change
Out of the Closet . . . And Out the Door?
Overwhelmed and Underappreciated
4. District-Level Leadership
Filling a Leadership Vacuum
Where Do I Stand? Leadership in a Culture of Us and Them
Preparing for the Future? Reliving the Past?
Is it Just a Crazy Dream?
5. State- and National-Level Leadership
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back
6. How to Use Cases to Support Teacher Leadership: Case-by-Case Facilitation Guides
Facilitation Guide for How Hard Do I Push?
Facilitation Guide for Navigating New Waters
Facilitation Guide for Out of the Closet . . . And out the Door?
Facilitation Guide for Overwhelmed and Underappreciated
Facilitation Guide for Free Money?
Facilitation Guide for When Do I Tell?
Facilitation Guide for Filling a Leadership Vacuum
Facilitation Guide for Considering All Voices
Facilitation Guide for Crossroads
Facilitation Guide for Where Do I Stand? Leadership in a Culture of Us and Them
Facilitation Guide for Preparing for the Future? Reliving the Past?
Facilitation Guide for Is It Just a Crazy Dream?
Facilitation Guide for Truth and Power
Facilitation Guide for One Step Forward, Two Steps Back
Facilitation Guide for Hanging in the Balance
Facilitation Guide for Transitions
Going Forward: From Words to Actions
Resource A. Recommended Books, Websites, and Readings
Resource B. Just What Is Teacher Leadership?
Resource C. CSTP Framework and Tools
Resource D. Case-Writing Seminar Part 1: Sample Agenda
Resource E. Case-Writing Seminar Part 2: Sample Agenda