Common Ground, Common Purpose: Relationships in School Boards

Included below are some of the resources used to develop this module. 

Blyth, Jennifer. Unleash Your Inner Leader. Leadership Victoria, 7 April, 2010. http://www.leadershipvictoria.ca/LVAds/LV_Apr72010_FINAL1.pdf

Brown, Jim. The Imperfect Board Member: Discovering the Seven Disciplines of Governance Excellence. Jossey-Bass, 2006. http://www.strive.com/services/service/board-development-and-coaching/

Cashman, Kevin. Awakening the Leader Within: A Story of Transformation. John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2003.

Cashman, Kevin. Leadership from the Inside Out: Becoming a Leader for Life. Executive Excellence Publishing, 2001.

College Compensation and Appointments Council. The Board Chair and President Relationship. CCAP, 2008.

Connecticut Assets Network. Characteristics of the Effective Team Member. http://www.ctassets.org/readingroompdf/effectiveteammember.pdf

Covey, Stephen R. Principle Centered Leadership. Fireside, 1990.

Effective Training & Development. Top 10: characteristics of an effective team. ETD, 2009. http://effective-training-development.co.uk/top-10-characteristics-of-an-effective-team/

George, Bill and Peter Sims. True North: Discover your Authentic Leadership. Jossey-Bass, 2007.

Inscape Publishing Inc. A Comparison of Disc® Classic and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®: Research Report. Inscape Publishing Inc. 1996. http://www.resourcesunlimited.com/clientfiles/pdf/InscapeReport8.pdf

Josephson Institute. The Six Pillars of Character. Josephson Institute, 2011.
http://josephsoninstitute.org/sixpillars.html

Kouzes, James M. and Barry Z. Posner. The Leadership Challenge, Fourth Edition. Jossey-Bass,
2007.

Kouzes, James M. and Barry Z. Posner (eds.) Christian Reflections on The Leadership Challenge.
Jossey-Bass, 2004.

Lencioni, Patrick. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable. Jossey-Bass, 2002.

Lencioni, Patrick. Overcoming The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Field Guide for Leaders,
Managers and Facilitators. Jossey-Bass, 2005.

OpenSource Leadership Strategies. http://www.opensourceleadership.com/index.htm

Steward Community Woodland. How to Build Consensus.
http://www.stewardwood.org/resources/DIYconsensus.htm

STRiVE! Why Does the Board-CEO Relationship So Often Go “Off the Rails”? STRiVE! Inc., 2011.
http://www.strive.com/media/article/why-does-the-board-ceo-relationship-go-off-the-rails/

STRiVE! The Five Dysfunctions of a Board Team. STRiVE! Inc., 2011.
http://www.strive.com/articles/article/89/

Whitney, Diana, Amanda Trosten-Bloom, Jay Cherney and Ron Fry. Appreciative Team Building:
Positive Questions to Bring Out the Best of Your Team. iUniverse Inc., 2004.

Wikipedia. DISC assessment. Wikipedia 2011. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DISC_assessment
Williams, Robert and Margot Trevelyan. Example “tools” for Module3 and 4. Private email
conversation, 2010.

Wright, Tim. Trust: A Critical Factor to Your Team’s Success. Ezine @rticles. 2011. http://ezinearticles.com/?Trust:-A-Critical-Factor-to-Your-Teams-Success&id=57996