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Conceptual and practical issues in school leadership

insights and innovations from the U.S. and abroad

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Published by Jossey-Bass Inc. in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational leadership,
  • School management and organization

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRebecca van der Bogert, editor-in-chief ; Vivian Williams, editor.
    SeriesNew directions for school leadership -- no. 9.
    ContributionsVan der Bogert, Rebecca., Williams, Vivian., Harvard University. Graduate School of Education. International Network of Principals" Centers.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination113 p. ;
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20765405M
    ISBN 10078794274X
    OCLC/WorldCa40759808

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This book is based on an OECD study of school leadership practices and policies around the world. Offering a valuable cross-country perspective, it identifies four policy levers and a range of policy options to help governments improve school leadership now and build sustainable leadership for the future.

The seminal book on servant leadership, this book is an interdisciplinary must-read for those interested in learning more about this enduring leadership style. Originally published in Harris, Alma.

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Synthesizing the social justice discourse in educational leadership, Furman and Gruenewald () offer three shared meanings of social justice embedded in various ways throughout contemporary literature: critical-humanist perspective, focus on school achievement and economic well-being, and the narratives and values of the Western Enlightenment (see also Brooks, b).

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This is where leadership comes into its own. Leadership is enhanced when it takes account of three simple but profoundly important ideas - which we call Connect, Extend, Challenge.

Connect means to begin to try and make the connections between the conceptual and practical. While the current knowledge in the field of educational leadership and management (EDLM) has been primarily based on research produced in English-speaking Western societies, there have been significant efforts by other societies to contribute to the knowledge production, especially during the past decade.

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• Conceptual skills are the mental ability to see how var-ious factors in a given situation fit together and inter-act. Seeing second- and third-order consequences of decisions and nondecisions is especially important.

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