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Leadership and the reform of education

Author: Helen Gunter
Publisher: Bristol : Policy Press, 2012.
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This timely book analyses the relationship between the state, public policy and the types of knowledge that New Labour used to make policy and break professional cultures.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Gunter, Helen.
Leadership and the reform of education.
Bristol : Policy Press, 2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Gunter
ISBN: 9781847427687 1847427685
OCLC Number: 768167375
Description: 1 online resource (152 pages)
Contents: Abbreviations --
1. New Labour and leadership --
Introduction --
Leaders, leading and leadership --
The leadership industry --
New Labour and the Thatcher legacy --
Conceptual architecture --
2. The leadership of schools --
Introduction --
The leadership game --
The leadership of schools and the National College --
3. New Labour and intellectual work --
Introduction --
New Labour and research --
Intellectuals and intellectual work --
The National College and intellectual work --
4. Institutionalised governance --
Introduction --
Critical policy scholarship --
The public institutionGovernance --
Institutionalised governance and the National College --
5. Regimes of practice --
Introduction --
Developing regimes of practice --
The New Labour Policy Regime --
Policy Research Regime --
Potential School Leadership Regime activity --
6. Professional practice --
Introduction --
Policy, policy, policy --
Headteachers and professional practice --
Regimes and headteachers --
The National College and professional preparation --
7. Regime practices --
Introduction --
Regime practices --
Taking stock --
Knocking leadership off its pedestal --
8. New games? --
Introduction --
The cult of standards and standardisationNew games, old games? --
Old games, new games? --
The politics of knowledge production --
Appendix: Knowledge Production in Educational Leadership Project.
Responsibility: Helen M. Gunter.

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