Leading faculties is changing into nearly day-by-day a extra complicated and significant activity. Connecting management and Learning reassesses the aim of colleges, the character of studying and the traits of management that make faculties actual locations of learning.
Starting with a evaluate of what we will be able to declare to understand – and never comprehend – approximately studying, management and their inter-relationship, this ebook explores what it ability to guide colleges that position studying on the centre. Drawing on examine from seven assorted kingdom tasks - together with the USA, Australia and 5 ecu international locations – the authors supply 5 key rules for practice:
- a concentration of studying
- an atmosphere for studying
- a studying discussion
- shared management
- accountability; inner and external.
These key ideas were proven by means of academics, senior leaders and faculty scholars and located to be appropriate throughout cultural and linguistic limitations. The demanding situations confronted by means of in internal urban colleges, no matter if in London or New Jersey, end up a stern attempt for the 5 rules but, as those colleges testify, they convey a brand new experience of desire and get to the bottom of that studying is for everyone.
Based on rigorous study but completely grounded in perform, this e-book goals to problem the reader with significant principles approximately studying and management, and to damage new flooring in wondering the place management and studying meet in order that practitioners can see the way it works in class and lecture room perform. it may be of curiosity to all college leaders and people meaning to the role.
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