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‘This book is refreshing and distinctive. It takes the individual as the starting-point and builds outwards from there, to the vital but often neglected interpersonal dimension and the turbulent contexts of modern education. Vignettes help to make the theory concrete and activities bring the reader right into the frame.’ – Ron Glatter, Emeritus Professor of Educational Administration and Management, The Open University and Hon. President of BELMAS
Effective leadership combines organisational skills and personal qualities. Building on notions of leadership at all levels, this book contains an invaluable bank of creative ideas to help teachers already in management positions, as well as those just starting out, to reflect on their personal and leadership development.
With a focus on organisational improvement and leading strategically within changing policy contexts, ...
Chapter 2: Values
The subject of values is a complex one on which countless words have been written. Your values will be examined and re-examined over time and related to your developing knowledge and experience. Greenfield and Ribbins tell us: ‘The school is a crux of values and for values […] schools are a reflection of the culture that they exist within but they are also a prime instrument for shaping and ...