This book is an essential resource for providers and students of postgraduate level courses in educational management and leadership development for head teacher induction programs. It is also suitable for use on short courses and for practitioners occupying or aspiring to leadership roles in schools, colleges and other educational organizations.
|Series:||Published in association with The Open University Series|
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.69(w) x 9.52(h) x (d)|
Table of Contents
Strategic Leadership Challenges - Margaret Preedy, Ron Glatter and Christine WisePART ONE: EXTERNAL INFLUENCESFuture Schools and Leaders' Values - Kenneth Leithwood, Doris Jantzi and Rosanne SteinbackConceptualizing Educational Reform - Benjamin LevinGovernance, Autonomy and Accountability in Education - Ron GlatterUses and Abuses of Quality - Mike Bottery The Need for a Civic VersionPART TWO: SOCIETAL AND ORGANIZATIONAL CULTURESDeveloping Comparative and International Educational Leadership and Management - Clive Dimmock and Allan Walker A Cross-Cultural ModelSchool Culture and Improvement - Louise StollHelping Practitioners Explore Their School's Culture - David HargreavesPART THREE: STRATEGIC LEADERSHIP AND MANAGING CHANGEStrategy, External Relations and Marketing - Nick FoskettUnderstanding Strategy Development - Gerry Johnson and Kevan ScholesStrategic Analysis - Brent Davies and Linda Ellison Obtaining the Data and Building a Strategic ViewPlanning, Doing and Coping with Change - Michael FullanFair Furlong Primary School - Agnes Mc Mahon Five Years OnPART FOUR: EDUCATIONAL IMPROVEMENTReform, Accountability and Strategic Choice in Education - Tim SimkinsSchools Effectiveness and Improvement - Peter Mortimore and John Mac Beath The Story So FarSchool Effectiveness and School Improvement - Janet Ouston Critique of a MovementEffectiveness and Improvement - Paul Martinez School and College Research ComparedSelf-Evaluation in European Schools - John Mac Beath with Michael Schratz, Denis Meuret and Lars Jakobsen Case Examples