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The challenges of educational leadership : values in a globalized age

Author: Mike Bottery
Publisher: London : Paul Chapman Pub., 2004.
Series: Leading teachers, leading schools.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author presents critical issues about the purposes of educational leadership. He examines how 'official' concepts of leadership are driven by demands which are not always to the educational, political, or social benefit of practitioners.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Bottery
ISBN: 1412900808 9781412900805 1412900816 9781412900812
OCLC Number: 56642235
Description: x, 228 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The book's intentions --
Shifting frames of reference : the need for ecological leadership --
The global challenge --
The impact of commodification and fragmentation --
The impact of standardization and control --
The impact on trust --
The impact on truth and meaning --
The impact on identity --
Learning communities in a world of control and fragmentation --
Professionals at the crossroads --
Models of educational leadership.
Series Title: Leading teachers, leading schools.
Responsibility: Mikel Bottery.
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In this book the author presents critical issues about the purposes of educational leadership. It will help educational leaders and aspiring educational leaders to examine their own values and  Read more...

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`It should be essential reading at the National College for School Leadership' - Michael Duffy, Times Educational Supplement, Friday Magazine`This book continues Micheal Bottery's principled and Read more...

 
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