Breaking the Silence (Hardcover)

Overcoming the Problem of Principal Mistreatment of Teachers

By Joseph Blase, Jo Blase, Rebajo R. Blase

Corwin Publishers, 9780761977711, 208pp.

Publication Date: September 6, 2002

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (8/15/2002)

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Recognize destructive behavior and cultivate constructive support "

In this groundbreaking book, the authors begin the critical dialogue about abuse by exposing the various manifestations of mistreatment and offering practical solutions for its prevention and correction. The text masterfully provides the tools necessary to identify destructive behavior and raises awareness of this common phenomenon in order to foster teacher development, student achievement, and school improvement.

Key features include: Real-life examples and testimonials Specific indicators of mistreatment, categorized into three levels Detailed description of the effects on schools and teachers, professionally and personally Solutions for overcoming this problem, including individual, organizational, and legal resolutions