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The Resource Effective leadership for school improvement, Alma Harris [and others]

Effective leadership for school improvement, Alma Harris [and others]

Label
Effective leadership for school improvement
Title
Effective leadership for school improvement
Statement of responsibility
Alma Harris [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In a complex and multi-layered world, the conventional idea of great leadership being the result of the efforts of a single individual is rapidly becoming redundant. This book takes up the challenge of finding an alternative method of leadership in educational contexts, and looks at how this can help achieve sustained improvement in schools. The authors acknowledge that there are no simple solutions to school improvement. They argue that the effective leaders of the future will be those who are able to share responsibility, build positive relationships and offer stakeholders - teachers, par
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
371/.2/00941
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2822.84.G7
LC item number
E44 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harris, Alma
Series statement
School leadership series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • School improvement programs
  • Educational leadership
  • EDUCATION
  • Educational leadership
  • School improvement programs
  • Great Britain
  • Onderwijsmanagement
  • Qualitätssteigerung
  • Schulleitung
  • Großbritannien
  • Leadership éducationnel
  • Réforme pédagogique
  • Royaume-Uni
  • Enseignement
  • Personnel scolaire
  • Administration scolaire
  • Schule
Label
Effective leadership for school improvement, Alma Harris [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Alma Harris -- The changing context of leadership -- The changing context of leadership: research, theory and practice / Alma Harris -- The changing learning needs of heads: building and sustaining effectiveness / Christopher Day -- Contemporary views of leadership -- Instructional leadership and school improvement / David Hopkins -- Teacher leadership and school improvement / Alma Harris -- Building the capacity for leading and learning / David Hopkins, David Jackson -- Building leadership capacity -- Building capacity versus growing schools / Mark Hadfield -- Capacity-building, school improvement and school leaders / Mark Hadfield -- Building the leadership capacity for school improvement: a case study / Christopher Chapman -- Future directions and implications for leadership and school improvement -- Successful leadership in the twenty-first century / Christopher Day -- Professional learning communities and performance training cults: the emerging apartheid of school improvement / Andy Hargreaves
Control code
830553547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134700981
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)830553547
Label
Effective leadership for school improvement, Alma Harris [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Alma Harris -- The changing context of leadership -- The changing context of leadership: research, theory and practice / Alma Harris -- The changing learning needs of heads: building and sustaining effectiveness / Christopher Day -- Contemporary views of leadership -- Instructional leadership and school improvement / David Hopkins -- Teacher leadership and school improvement / Alma Harris -- Building the capacity for leading and learning / David Hopkins, David Jackson -- Building leadership capacity -- Building capacity versus growing schools / Mark Hadfield -- Capacity-building, school improvement and school leaders / Mark Hadfield -- Building the leadership capacity for school improvement: a case study / Christopher Chapman -- Future directions and implications for leadership and school improvement -- Successful leadership in the twenty-first century / Christopher Day -- Professional learning communities and performance training cults: the emerging apartheid of school improvement / Andy Hargreaves
Control code
830553547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134700981
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)830553547

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