Leading with Administrator Clarity

Leading with Administrator Clarity

By Marine Freibrun, Carin Fractor, EdD, Sandy Brunet

This resource, made just for school principals, superintendents, and other administrators, will help you lead your school with organization, intention, and fairness—and create lasting success.


Practicing administrative clarity, or the idea that transparent expectations lead to fairness and achievement, has never been more accessible. As a leader of educational K–12 institutions, your position as a decision-maker and positive role model can always improve, and this book helps streamline the process. Inside you’ll find:

  • Ways to set goals for yourself and others
  • How to mark progress and positively reinforce administration delegates
  • Examples of forthrightness and success in school systems
  • And much more!

Let Leading with Administrator Clarity guide you to learn and grow as an effective administrator and as a key part of shaping student lives for the better.

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Marine Freibrun

Marine Freibrun earned her bachelor of arts from the University of California, Irvine and her masters of arts in educational leadership from California State University, Northridge. She is currently a fifth-grade teacher who has previously taught second, third, sixth, and eighth grade. She has also served as an instructional coach, English Language Development coach, and Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports coach for her district, as well as the head teacher for her school site. Marine enjoys working with teachers through professional development and mentorship, all while continuously learning new, effective methods to implement in her daily teaching. She is also the author of the blog Tales from a Very Busy Teacher. She lives in Southern Idaho with her two amazing boys and supportive husband.

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Carin Fractor, EdD

Carin Fractor is currently a district administrator with over 20 years experience in public education. Her experiences range from paraeducator, classroom teacher, instructional coach, school site administrator, district leader, and mom to her two elementary-age children. Each of these experiences have contributed to her narrative and support her continued work with educators and students alike. She leads with the mindset that each person with whom she works should feel valued and sees her role as supporting them in their own growth and development in order to add value back to their local and global community in which they live.


Carin holds a Doctorate in Education from the University of Southern California as well as a Masters in Educational Administration from California State University, Northridge. She currently resides in Southern California with her family, including two dogs and three birds.


When she is not diving into leadership, curriculum, or data, Carin can often be found jet-setting around the globe with her family, eating at one of Guy Fieri’s Triple D restaurant spots, or just relaxing at home, enjoying a day with absolutely no schedule at all.

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Sandy Brunet

Sandy Brunet is a seasoned school administrator with over 15 years experience leading schools in California, Hawaii and Florida. Her educational leadership experiences include leadership roles in traditional public brick and mortar schools, virtual charter schools, and hybrid blended learning schools. She has led schools that serve students in grades TK-12, and range in size from 800 students to over 3,000 students.

Sandy has distinguished herself as an innovative educational leader for over 15 years by following her passion for putting students first. She has been recognized for her collaborative efforts to transform school culture by building positive relationships and increasing school achievement.

Sandy holds a Masters in Educational Administration and a BA in Communication Studies from UCLA. When she isn’t knee deep in school leadership she enjoys spending time with her husband, Brain, and her two sons, Caden and JT in their North Florida community.

If you can’t find her at home, she is surely out at a beach, or riding her paddleboard in any nearby ocean, stream, river or lake.

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Released: June 2022
Price: $18.95

ISBN-10: 1646043553
ISBN-13: 9781646043552

144 pages

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