Teacher Leadership

Dr. Todd Whitaker is an internationally recognized speaker on a variety of educational topics, including teacher leadership, instructional improvement, change, and leadership effectiveness.

Dr. Whitaker is a Professor of Educational Leadership at Indiana State University. Before joining the faculty at Indiana State, Dr. Whitaker served as a middle and high school teacher and principal. Dr. Whitaker is a prolific writer and has published many books and articles.

Through our products featuring Dr. Todd Whitaker your system’s principals will:

  • Understand how principals can be effective leaders even with difficult teachers.
  • Learn how to encourage improvement by being direct, respectful, and honest in pointing out shortcomings.
  • Observe how faculty meetings can generate positive results and take the focus off difficult teachers.
  • Explore non-confrontational ways to deal with challenging and ineffective teachers.
  • See numerous examples of positive change in schools.
  • Understand how principals can be effective leaders even with difficult teachers.
  • Learn how to encourage improvement by being direct, respectful, and honest in pointing out shortcomings.