The Skillful Leader III: Book Study

Purpose of the Study

  • Build conviction and competence for taking on ineffective performance through escalated intervention.
  • Develop an accountable learning community for district evaluators.
  • Serve as preparation for or follow-up from Skillful Leader III training.


Six or seven sessions of about 60 minutes each. All sessions contain three components:

  1. Start-up: Connects to previous session and asks participants to report on action taken.
  2. Session Content: Discussion and application of the reading and reflection on action to be taken.
  3. Commitment for Prep: Reading and fieldwork to be prepared for the next session.

Estimated times for each component are given in parentheses.

Group size assumed to be 25. Shorten whole group activities

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