Leadership, According To Solomon: A Story Of One School Leader's Quest For Wisdom by Jan Irons HarrisLeadership, According To Solomon: A Story Of One School Leader's Quest For Wisdom by Jan Irons Harris

Leadership, According To Solomon: A Story Of One School Leader's Quest For Wisdom

byJan Irons Harris

Paperback | December 18, 2017

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This book is a story that delineates seven qualities, according to Solomon, that successful, wise leaders possess.Through the stories and admonitions, which rely on real-life experiences and the timeless wisdom of Solomon, Jan Irons Harris is able to offer refreshing encouragement to school administrators who often feel overwhelmed by the weight of their daily burdens.
Dr. Jan Irons Harris is a lifelong educator whose mission is to teach others a better way of life through education, love, and by example, using her gifts of teaching and leading. Jan has served as a secondary math teacher, assistant principal, middle and high school principal, and superintendent. Currently, she serves as superintenden...
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Title:Leadership, According To Solomon: A Story Of One School Leader's Quest For WisdomFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:180 pages, 9.11 × 5.92 × 0.55 inShipping dimensions:9.11 × 5.92 × 0.55 inPublished:December 18, 2017Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1475830114

ISBN - 13:9781475830118

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Table of Contents

Foreword by Distinguished Professor Yong ZhaoPreface by Dr. Eric MackeyAcknowledgementsIntroductionPrologueSolomon, The Wise King: A Leader Who Solved ProblemsSeven Qualities of Wise Leaders: 1. Wise Leaders are Visionary. 2. Wise Leaders are Seekers of Knowledge.3. Wise Leaders are Ethical. 4. Wise Leaders are Humble. 5. Wise Leaders are Self-Controlled. 6. Wise Leaders Seek Counsel. 7. Wise Leaders Understand Others. Conclusion: The Foolish, The Wicked, and The Wise Epilogue Appendices:A: Webster's Dictionary of TermsB: Proverbs Related to Seven QualitiesC: Reflective Questions D: Excerpt from Dr. Spivey's Portfolio E: A Note About Childhaven - Dr. Jim Wright ReferencesContributorsAbout the Author

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For educators who thirst for wisdom, this book offers an unparalleled leadership model based on biblical principles, and best of all, it champions children along the way.