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  1. School Leadership - Heads on the Block?

    By Pat Thomson

    Most teachers become heads for idealistic reasons, wanting to make a difference to the lives of children and young people. Yet serving heads suggest the job is getting harder, talking openly about stress and leaving the job. Many teachers now see headship as a risky business, and succession...

    Published February 1st 2009 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Data-Based Decision Making in Education

    By Theodore Kowalski, Thomas J. Lasley

    Education has fought long and hard to gain acceptance as a profession and, since professionals by definition use data to shape the decisions they make, education has little choice but to continue moving in this direction. This 3-part handbook represents a major contribution to the literature of...

    Published October 12th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Good Teachers, Good Schools

    How to Create a Successful School

    By David Hudson

    'Good schools think with people and not to people' argues David Hudson in this thought-provoking practical guide for those wanting to bridge the gap between middle and senior management roles, and make a difference in their schools. Accessibly and engagingly written and packed with real-life...

    Published September 22nd 2008 by David Fulton Publishers

  4. Distributed Leadership According to the Evidence

    Edited by Kenneth Leithwood, Blair Mascall, Tiiu Strauss

    Although not new, the concept of distributed (shared) leadership has re-emerged in recent years as one highly promising response to the complex challenges currently faced by schools. Responding productively to these challenges far exceeds the capacities of any individual leader. If schools are to...

    Published July 13th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Taking Control of Your Teaching Career

    A Guide for Teachers

    By John Howson

    With over 400,000 teachers working in schools in England and Wales, this practical guide is designed to help these teachers take charge of their careers and put themselves in the driving seat. Based upon John Howson’s popular weekly Times Educational Supplement column, this book outlines the...

    Published November 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  6. Surviving and Succeeding in Senior School Management

    Getting In and Getting On

    By Paul Blum

    This lively, practical account explores the vital aspects of the assistant or deputy headteacher’s role, which often means playing piggy-in-the-middle to a variety of school stakeholders, including the headteacher, other senior managers, the teaching staff, parents and local authority advisors,...

    Published August 9th 2006 by Routledge

  7. School Inspection & Self-Evaluation

    Working with the New Relationship

    By John Macbeath

    Written for heads and teachers, this forward-thinking book examines exactly what the relationship between inspection and self-evaluation means for schools and explores some of the underpinning issues, featuring examples of best practice from successful schools. It is full of useful advice on topics...

    Published July 26th 2006 by Routledge

  8. The Complete Classroom

    Issues and Solutions for Teachers

    By Steven Hastings

    Based on the acclaimed series 'The Issue' in the Times Educational Supplement, this book brings together Steven Hastings' vast experience and offers a comprehensive overview of the challenges and concerns facing modern schools. Everything from tackling truancy to teaching children to write,...

    Published April 26th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Financing Higher Education

    Answers from the UK

    By Nicholas Barr, Iain Crawford

    This topical volume tells the story of the UK debate on financing higher education, illustrating a head-on collision between the economic imperatives of student loans and regulated market forces, and the political imperative of 'free' higher education. In telling the story of the partnership of an...

    Published December 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  10. Preparing School Leaders for the 21st Century

    By Stephan Gerhard Huber

    Series: Contexts of Learning

    The quality and success of schools depend upon school leadership. Increasingly, in many countries worldwide, this belief has led to designing and implementing appropriate training and development programs for educational leaders. In an international comparative research project, current school...

    Published December 31st 2003 by Taylor & Francis