The Reboot: School Operations in an Unpredictable World


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The only thing that can be predicted about operating schools going forward is that it will be different than operating schools before. As you reboot your campus this fall, know that every pre-existing school habit, routine and tradition needs to be challenged and evaluated. Best selling authors and renowned school improvement experts—Sean Cain and Mike Laird—address the practical ways for you to focus your school on health, hygiene, and enhanced instruction in a pandemic environment.

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 Author(s): Sean Cain & Mike Laird
Product Type: Paperback & eBook
ISBN: 978-1-947753-12-9
# of Pages: 103
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Sean Cain and Mike Laird, authors of the bestseller The Fundamental 5, have worked fast to produce the resource you most need right now to restart your school operations during the COVID-19 pandemic.  This powerhouse guide covers every aspect of school operations.  You may not need every singe one of his solutions, but you need at least some of them.  Check out the Table of Contents.

This complete, practical and detail-oriented guide covers so much you’re already thinking about if you’re a district or campus leader right now, including:

  • how to meet the demanding new health and hygiene needs of everyone on campus by mitigating the spread of COVID-19
  • how to optimize the very precious time available in the classroom
  • and how to best continue academic services in a quarantine environment.

The book is available as a print or eBook and can be purchased on its own but it is also included in a 2-hour webinar with Sean.

The eBook will be delivered by a service called Bookfunnel.  This will allow you to download the eBook onto the e-reader of your choice (iPad, iPhone, Android phone or Tablet, Kindle, Nook or your computer) and provide your with help if you have any problems.

Sean Cain spent the formative years of his career working in difficult instructional settings. Recognized for the success of both his students and the systems he designed and implemented, he quickly moved up through the instructional leadership ranks. This culminated in his last public education position as State Director of Innovative School Redesign (Texas). Currently, Cain serves as the Chief Idea Officer for Lead Your School (LYS), a confederation of successful school leaders dedicated to improving student, campus, and district performance. A passionate speaker, Cain is a sought-after national presenter and trains educators in schools and districts across the county. The primary focus of Cain’s current research and fieldwork are making complex problems solvable and the translation of theory into systematic practice. You can follow the progress of Cain and the educators he works with through his daily online column at and read his daily observations at

Mike Laird is currently a public school administrator as well as an adjunct professor, who mentors aspiring school leaders. Along with his continuing service to public education as a teacher, coach, assistant principal, principal, and assistant superintendent, he proudly served his country for twenty-two years as an officer in the United States Army Reserve. Dr. Laird is a well-respected presenter at both the local and national levels and continues to present at conferences, such as the National Association of Secondary School Principals and the American Association of School Administrators. His current focus is on the leadership and methods necessary to “rapidly” improve the academic performance of students in today’s high stakes accountability environment.


Additional information

Dimensions 6 × 9 in
Book Type

Paperback, eBook