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Leadership and Management Development in Education
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Leadership and Management Development in Education



March 2008 | 184 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

Leadership Solutions

Leadership is critical to educational development and specific preparation is vital if leaders are to maximise their effectiveness. In this major new text, Tony Bush draws on his extensive international experience and research to examine the case for leadership development and assess the different modes of preparation used in Europe, including the U.K., North America, Asia Pacific, Australia, New Zealand and Africa.

He also examines research on how leadership impacts on school and student outcomes and considers future directions for leadership and management development in education.

This text is essential reading for students of educational leadership and management as well as for policy-makers, headteachers and principals.

 
Leadership and School Improvement
 
Models of Educational Leadership
 
The Significance of Leadership and Management Development
 
The Curriculum for Leadership Development: Content and Process
 
Preparing and Supporting Leaders in Developed Countries
 
The National College for School Leadership
 
Preparing and Supporting Leaders in Developing Countries
 
The Impact of Leadership Development
 
The Future of Leadership Development

'This is a very good and much needed book. Written by a very experienced researcher and teacher in the education leadership world it brings together a wealth of understanding and insights in the field of leadership and management development in education' - International Journal of Educational Management


This has been very useful for students and also educators wishing to progress within their role.

Mrs Michelle Grainger
Sheffield Centre, LifeSkills
September 29, 2014

A very good book for Doctoral program students

Dr Anthony Koyzis
Educational Studies , University of Nicosia
February 18, 2014

A good book with relevant reading for the course specification

Mrs TINA LANCASTER
Curriculum , Leek College
May 14, 2013

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Tony Bush

Tony Bush is Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of Nottingham, and previously held similar posts at the universities of Leicester, Reading, Lincoln and Warwick. He is President of the British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society (BELMAS) and was presented with the Society’s Distinguished Service Award in 2008. He is also a Fellow of the Commonwealth Council for Educational Administration and Management (CCEAM). He has an established international profile, with research, consultancy, or invited keynote presentations in 22 countries on all six continents. He has published extensively on many... More About Author

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