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  1. Engaging Leaders

    The challenge of inspiring collective commitment in universities

    By Paul Gentle, Dawn Forman

    Addressing the question of how leadership can work most successfully in universities, Engaging Leaders strengthens the sense of shared professional knowledge and capability amongst leaders in higher education. Presenting a narrative of change which not only spells out why universities need to work...

    Published April 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Human Capacity for Transformational Change

    Harnessing the collective mind

    By Valerie A. Brown, John A. Harris

    Pressures for transformational change have become a regular feature of most fields of human endeavour. Master-thinkers and visionaries alike have reframed existing divisions as connecting relationships, bringing together as dynamic systems the supposed opposites of parts and wholes, stability and...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Creating Safe Schools

    A Guide for School Leaders, Teachers, Counselors, and Parents

    By Franklin P. Schargel

    Students, parents, and school staff deserve a safe learning environment. Yet recent headlines of violence, bullying, and drug abuse have shown the vulnerability of schools. In this timely and important resource, leading expert Franklin Schargel provides leaders, teachers, counselors, parents, and...

    Published April 1st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Handbook of Moral and Character Education

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Larry Nucci, Tobias Krettenauer, Darcia Narvaez

    Series: Educational Psychology Handbook

    There is widespread agreement that schools should contribute to the moral development and character formation of their students. In fact, 80% of US states currently have mandates regarding character education. However, the pervasiveness of the support for moral and character education masks a high...

    Published March 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Comparative Perspectives on International School Leadership

    Policy, Preparation, and Practice

    By Cathryn S. Magno

    Published March 25th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Learning-Focused Leadership in Action

    Improving Instruction in Schools and Districts

    By Michael S. Knapp, Meredith I. Honig, Margaret L. Plecki, Bradley S. Portin, Michael A. Copland

    In an educational context where school and district performance is of increasing focus, it’s essential for leaders at all levels of the educational system to focus on improving student performance. This volume zeros in on a promising set of strategies and practices for all leaders to motivate,...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Aspects of Learning (RLE Edu O)

    By Brian O'Connell

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The time has passed when learning was identified purely as a process involving the ability to store and recall knowledge and facts, and the competence to produce them when required. These abilities still seriously concern the potential teacher and this book duly examines them, but the ‘whys’ and...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Observing Children in the Primary Classroom (RLE Edu O)

    All In A Day

    By Richard Mills

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In a sequence of observations of six children aged 5-11 in six different state schools this book offers a slice of classroom life, a microcosm of the educational scene. Since the book was first written there have been many changes in the curriculum, structure, governance and funding of British...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Preventing Classroom Disruption (RLE Edu O)

    Policy, Practice and Evaluation in Urban Schools

    By David Coulby, Tim Harper

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    There has always been considerable debate about the best solutions to deal with disruptive behaviour in schools. On the one hand is the strategy of segregating disruptive pupils while on the other is a commitment to keeping such pupils in the ordinary school. This book advocates the latter...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Big Lies of School Reform

    Finding Better Solutions for the Future of Public Education

    Edited by Paul C. Gorski, Kristien Zenkov

    The Big Lies of School Reform provides a critical interruption to the ongoing policy conversations taking place around public education in the United States today. By analyzing the discourse employed by politicians, lobbyists, think tanks, and special interest groups, the authors uncover the hidden...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge