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  1. Transformative Leadership in Education

    Equitable Change in an Uncertain and Complex World

    By Carolyn M. Shields

    In the volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous world of education today, leaders need to take an engaged, activist, and courageous approach to help build optimistic futures for all students. Transformative Leadership in Education presents an alternative approach to leadership for deep and...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  2. A Guide to Effective School Leadership Theories

    By Matthew Lynch

    Educational administrators know that leadership requires hundreds of judgments each day that require a sensitivity and understanding of various leadership strategies. Bridging the gap between the academic and practical world, A Guide to Effective School Leadership Theories provides an exploration...

    Published February 8th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Applied Critical Leadership in Education

    Choosing Change

    By Lorri J. Santamaría, Andrés P. Santamaría

    Educational leaders are seeing the increasing need for practical transformative models and theories to address academic, cultural, and socio-economic gaps separating learners at all levels of the educational system. Applied Critical Leadership in Education explores a leadership model arising from...

    Published October 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  4. Changing Schools

    Alternative Ways to Make a World of Difference

    Edited by Terry Wrigley, Pat Thomson, Robert Lingard

    Changing Schools places educational and social aims at the centre of a discussion of educational change. It draws on forteen case studies to explore school change which is oriented towards social justice and democracy. In an age of global mobility, economic polarization and unprecedented...

    Published August 8th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Foucault and Educational Leadership

    Disciplining the Principal

    By Richard Niesche

    School principals are increasingly working in an environment of work intensification, high stakes testing, accountability pressures and increased managerialism. Rather than searching for the latest leadership fad or best practice model, this book suggests that in order to better understand these...

    Published March 10th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Strategic Management of Human Capital in Education

    Improving Instructional Practice and Student Learning in Schools

    By Allan R. Odden

    Strategic Management of Human Capital in Education offers a comprehensive and strategic approach to address what has become labeled as "talent and human capital." Grounded in extensive research and examples of leading edge districts, this book shows how the entire human resource system in...

    Published January 9th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Critical Curriculum Leadership

    A Framework for Progressive Education

    By Rose M. Ylimaki

    Although traditional curriculum and instructional leadership frameworks have dominated educational administration training for almost thirty years, it has become increasingly clear that even the most recent frameworks have failed today’s leaders who struggle with the politics of curriculum...

    Published November 16th 2010 by Routledge

  8. School-Community Relations

    3rd Edition

    By Douglas J. Fiore

    Much has changed since the publication of the highly successful Second Edition. In addition to updated coverage of hot-button issues such as funding, charter schools, high-stakes testing, teacher accountability, and multiculturalism, the Third Edition includes a new chapter on social networking,...

    Published October 25th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Refocusing School Leadership

    Foregrounding Human Development throughout the Work of the School

    By Robert J. Starratt

    Refocusing School Leadership departs from the more traditional conceptualization of leadership, looking behind the daily routines of human resource leaders to highlight the assumptions and values and beliefs they bring to their work as well as the values and meanings embedded in the various...

    Published August 11th 2010 by Routledge

  10. The School Principal

    Visionary Leadership and Competent Management

    By Theodore J. Kowalski

    Over the past two decades, efforts to improve schools have significantly modified role expectations for principals. Today, school-level administrators are expected to be both visionary leaders and competent managers. Based on the conviction that administration is an amalgam of leadership and...

    Published June 7th 2010 by Routledge