Always Look 3 Stoplights Ahead: 9 Principles for Establishing Successful Schools




Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 10/16/2018

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 114
ISBN : 9781984559029
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 114
ISBN : 9781984559036
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 114
ISBN : 9781984559012

About the Book

Always Look 3 Stoplights Ahead: 9 Principles for Establishing Successful Schools portrays the remarkable journey of an immigrant from Hungary who, after facing the death of his parents, along with a terrible economic depression in Europe, migrates to America, seeking a better life. Gustav’s journey is guided by nine research-based educational leadership principles learned from both his mentors and his experiences on the path. This man’s story is marked by love, struggles, learning curves, dreams, leaps of faith, an incredible desire to become an effective educator, and most importantly, the motto to always look three stoplights ahead.

About the Author

DR. ANTONIO CORRALES is a university professor in Educational Leadership. He has several years of experience in providing managerial leadership and administrative support to various departments in a variety of school districts and organizations, serving in executive and administrative positions at the district and campus level, as well as management of multimillion-dollar projects for multinational companies. In addition, Dr. Corrales owns a successful consulting company, Sterling Evaluation & Assessment, which focuses on program evaluation and school turnaround. Besides publishing articles on at-risk student populations and school turnaround, Dr. Corrales has also authored the book Undoing the Damage: Repairing a Broken School District, portraying the struggles of public education in the United States by detailing the story of a small urban public school district facing closure by the state's Department of Education. Most recently, Dr. Corrales created the YouTube channel Let's Talk about Education with Antonio Corrales, a weekly conversational platform that hosts successful educators from around the world speaking on highly pertinent topics for parents, students, and educators. Dr. Corrales earned a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from the Universidad Metropolitana, in Venezuela, and his MBA from Reutlingen University of Technology & Business, in Germany. Following Dr. Corrales' move to the U.S., he earned his master's and doctoral degrees in Educational Leadership.