Combining a theoretical and a practical approach, this book provides a guide to educational administration, management, and leadership across sectors. The author focuses on two particular topics: organizational learning and dilemma management. More specifically, the author looks at how to bring about productive relationships in order to solve complex problems, showing how effectiveness is enhanced when complex problems are resolved collaboratively and trustingly. This book will stimulate and support practicing and aspiring educational leaders at all levels and in all types of educational organizations.
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About the Author
Dr Carol Cardno is Professor of Educational Management and until recently was Head of the School of Education at Unitec Institute of Technology. She has held several school management positions and was principal of Waitakere College before establishing an Educational Management Centre at Unitec in 1991
Table of Contents
IntroductionConcepts of Educational Administration, Management and LeadershipThe Leadership of Teaching and LearningOrganisational Learning in a Learning OrganisationManaging Dilemmas through Productive DialogueManaging and Developing Professional PerformanceManaging Decision-Making CollaborativelyProductive TeamworkStrategic Leadership and Management