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Education in the Balance: Mapping the Global Dynamics of School Leadership

Raphael Wilkins
Format
Book
Published
London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2014.
Language
English
ISBN
9781780936826, 1780936826, 9781780937793, 1780937792, 9781780937779 (ePUB), 9781780936741 (ePDF)
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"Education in the Balance explores the significant choices and opportunities for the future development of schools and school systems internationally, including case studies in Pakistan and India, Colombia, Saudi Arabia and China. It draws attention to the increasing reliance on the judgements of leaders in a wide range of settings: schools, private companies and NGOs to choose options which, cumulatively, will have profound implications for the future of education. What knowledge, skills and attributes will these new leaders of education need, and how can they be developed? Raphael Wilkins maps out these issues, drawing on his extensive first had experience as an international consultant in education leadership"--
Contents
  • Where is education going?
  • Places and spaces of school leadership
  • International perspectives and global reach
  • Pedagogies of access and inclusion
  • Leading communities as educational infrastructures
  • Innovation within spatial power dynamics
  • Evidence, Beliefs, Standpoints and Power
  • Towards a pedagogy of school leadership
  • Global school leadership development.
Description
200 pages ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-192) and index.
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