Leadership for 21st Century Learning: Global Perspectives from International Experts (Open & Flexible Learning Series)

Leadership for 21st Century Learning: Global Perspectives from International Experts (Open & Flexible Learning Series)

By: Colin Latchem (editor), Donald E. Hanna (editor)Hardback

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The challenge of managing education effectively is formidable. Written by two education managers, this text explores the issues associated with good leadership in educational and training institutions. It is based on their own work and on a series of detailed interviews with eminent leaders.

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Colin Latchem is the former Head of the Teaching and Learning Group at Curtin University, Australia. Donald Hanna was formerly Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Extension.


The learning environment; Changes, challenges and choices for management; Developing an entrepreneurial culture; Processes of organizational change; Reflections on leadership and management from: Dominique Abrioux, President of Athabasca University, Canada; Robert Albrecht, Former Chancellor Emeritus WGU; Denise Bradley, V-C of The University of South Australia; Rajesh Chandra, Deputy V-C, The University of the South Pacific; Betty Collis, University of Twente, the Netherlands; Sir John Daniel, The Open University; Gajaraj Dhanarajan, President and CEO of the Commonwealth of Learning; Donald Hanna, former Chancellor, University of Wisconsin-Extension; Glenn Jones, founder and CEO of Jones International University; Abdul Khan, V-C of Indira Ghandhi National Open University; Roger Lewis, UK Higher Education Funding Council; Marmar Mukhopadhyay, ex-Chairman of India's National Open School; Muriel Oaks, Associate V-P, Washington State University; Janet Poley President of American Distance Educators Consortium; Sister Joel Read, President of Alverno College, US; Bernadette Robinson, University of Nottingham, UK; Barbara Spronk, Executive Director International Extension College; Brian Talbott, founder of STEP*Star Network, US.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/07/2001
  • ISBN13: 9780749432058
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9780749432058
  • weight: 635
  • ISBN10: 0749432055

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