A Practical Guide: The National Standards of Excellence for Headteachers

A Practical Guide: The National Standards of Excellence for Headteachers

By: Roy Blatchford (author)Paperback

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This Practical Guide seeks to illuminate the National Standards of Excellence for Headteachers, presenting a range of perspectives to bring the text alive for current and future school leaders and for those with the vital responsibilities of proper governance. Part Two of the book comprises the official Standards published by the DfE, by way of handy reference.

About Author

Roy Blatchford is Director of the National Education Trust (www.nationaleducationtrust.net) and was vice chair of the DFE Review Group for the 2015 National Standards of Excellence for Headteachers. Previously he was Her Majesty's Inspector of Schools (HMI) in England, with national responsibilities for school improvement and for the inspection of outstanding schools. Roy has extensive experience of writing inspection frameworks, nationally and internationally, and has inspected and reviewed over 800 schools and colleges in the UK and Europe, USA, Middle East and India.


Chapter 1: International Context Chapter 2: The Purpose of the National Standards Chapter 3: Preamble to the National Standards Chapter 4: Domain One Chapter 5: Domain Two Chapter 6: Domain Three Chapter 7: Domain Four Chapter 8: Aspiring Headteachers Chapter 9: Governance Chapter 10: Domain 5 Chapter 11: Excellence As Standard Part Two National Standards of Excellence for Headteachers, DfE, 2015 Guidance, DfE, 2015 Teachers' Standards, DfE, 2011 The Master Teacher Standard, DfE Review, 2011 Part Three 'Do schools need headteachers?', Geoff Barton 'Ten things learned on my leadership journey', John Dunford 'New routes to headship', Maxine Evans 'Well-being: a special school perspective', Jarlath O'Brien 'The new school leader', Iain Hall 'What is education for?', Nicholas Tate

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781909717312
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 96
  • ID: 9781909717312
  • weight: 200
  • ISBN10: 1909717312

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