Design Thinking for School Leaders

Five Roles and Mindsets That Ignite Positive Change
By Kami Thordarson, Alyssa Gallagher
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Design Thinking for School Leaders explores the changing landscape of leadership and offers practical ways to reframe the role of the school leader using Design Thinking, one step at a time. Alyssa Gallagher and Kami Thordarson guide school leaders to view the world through a more empathetic lens to become design-inspired leaders, acting with greater intention and achieving greater impact. Five specific roles are detailed to help you identify opportunities for positively impacting students, teachers, districts, parents, and the community.

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