This book shows you how to handle staff members who: - gossip in the teacher's lounge. - consistently say "it won't work" when any new idea is suggested. - send an excessive number of student to your office for disciplinary reasons. - undermine your efforts toward school improvement. - negatively influence other staff members. .This book provides tips and strategies to help school leaders improve, neutralize, or eliminate resistant and negative teachers. 1999.Whitaker, Todd is the author of 'Dealing With Difficult Teachers', published 2002 under ISBN 9781930556454 and ISBN 1930556454.