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Strategies for Building Effective Work Teams [Lesson Plans and Participant's Manual]

This broadcast covers strategies for developing, implementing, managing, and evaluating work teams within work unit and agency-wide corrections agencies.

Leadership Annotated Bibliography

This annotated bibliography provides current and useful information about leadership to corrections professionals. 

The Corrections Learning Organization

This NIC White Paper explains how you can make your agency into a learning organization by utilizing the work of Peter Senge and following the example of the Blue Angels.

Aligning Leadership and Management Practices with EBP

This report focuses on aligning EBP and leadership and management practices in the criminal justice field.

NACo County Explorer: Mapping County Data

An interactive map from Vera that provides information on the incarcerate rate in jails for every county in the United States.  

Parents in State Prisons

This report explains why sending parents to prison results in single-parent households, damages family ties, and exacerbates childhood poverty.

Achieving Performance Excellence: The Influence of Leadership on Organizational Performance

This book describes what leaders need to excel at and what new leaders need to know in preparing for new positions.

Evidence-Based Practice Skills Assessment for Criminal Justice Organizations, Version 1.0

The EBPSA guide summarizes how using the EBPSA can enhance an organization’s ability to become a more effective evidence-based organization. 

Correctional Leadership Competencies for the 21st Century: Manager and Supervisor Levels

Characteristics that result in the best performance of correctional managers and supervisors are identified.

Exploring the Dynamics & Principles of Effective Leadership [Lesson Plan and Participant's Manual]; Leadership Curriculum

This leadership curriculum package provides a quickie look at the work of a leader and how best to do it.


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