What People Have Said About Good to Great to Innovate?

At the prestigious American Publishers’ Awards presented February 4, 2016 in Washington, D.C., Good to Great to Innovate (Corwin 2015) by Lyn Sharratt and Gale Harild was awarded one of only two Honorable Mentions in the Education Practice Category, with the only other award being the category winner. The link https://proseawards.com leads to the actual list of Prose Awards announced in each of the categories of the peer judged competition.

Some influential educators participated in writing the book as contributing commentators. Their writing appears at the end of each chapter as a summary comment. Noted educators such as Michael Fullan, Andy Hargreaves, Avis Glaze, Alma Harris, Louise Stoll, Yong Zhao and Ken Leithwood develop their own take on the authors’ conceptual frameworks.

Dr Janelle Wills, Director Marzano Institute Australia, says, “Through extensive research and practical examples, this outstanding book puts forward a compelling case for structured collaborative inquiry processes to achieve success for all students.

Peter M DeWitt, in his EdWeek Opinion Blog, named Lyn Sharratt as “one of the 18 women who every K-12 educator should know.” LINK here

Debbie Hedgepeth, Assistant Superintendent Vail Unified School District, says, “Without question, the job market demands agility, resourcefulness, innovation, and fearlessness. The authors of Good to Great to Innovate brilliantly map the DNA of a relevant education.”