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Your Education Leadership Handbook

Your Education Leadership Handbook

By: Jim McGrath (author), Anthony Coles (author)Paperback

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Description

Your Education Management & Leadership Handbook should be essential reading for anyone managing or aspiring to lead in education, whether in the primary, secondary or post-compulsory sector. Written in the form of a fictional case study, the book charts the progress of a teacher and their academic tutor, introducing key concepts, theories and debates in educational leadership, whilst applying them to real work-based situations. Whether you are a student, middle manager or leader in education, this handbook will provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to discuss a wide range of leadership theories; analyse and understand events in their workplace; identify and develop your own leadership style; and understand how to apply theory to your own practice

About Author

Dr Jim McGrath teaches on a number of undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Birmingham City University. Much of his teaching involves supporting teachers and trainees in their professional development. Dr Anthony Coles is Reader in Post-compulsory Education and MA Education Course Director at Birmingham City University. Much of his teaching involves research skills and supporting teachers and trainees in their professional development.

Contents

Tutorial 1 Managerialism and controlTutorial 2 Organisational cultureTutorial 3 Management, leadership and powerTutorial 4 Trait and emotional intelligence theoryTutorial 5 Style, contingency and situational theory Tutorial 6 Leader member exchange (LMX) and transactional theory (TLX)Tutorial 7 Charismatic (CL) and transformational leadership (TL)Tutorial 8 Management gurus and the birth of distributed leadershipTutorial 9 Leading change and motivating followersTutorial 10 Ethics and Leadership

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781408284797
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9781408284797
  • weight: 418
  • ISBN10: 1408284790

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