School Leadership, Management & Administration Products

  • High Performance Learning

    How to become a world class school

    By Deborah Eyre

    Schools who want to be World Class are now paying attention to the findings from neuro-science and psychology that tell us we can build better brains. They are changing their mindset, expecting success for far more students and are no longer being constrained by ideas of genetic potential. High…

    Paperback – 2016-01-26 

  • Leading Beautifully

    Educational Leadership as Connoisseurship

    By Fenwick W. English, Lisa Catherine Ehrich

    Leading Beautifully provides a new dimension to understanding effective leadership. Drawing from lessons in the arts and the humanities, English and Ehrich explore how educational decision-making in schools can be informed by identity, personal competence, and an understanding of the field’s…

    Paperback – 2016-01-22 

  • Five Critical Leadership Practices

    The Secret to High-Performing Schools

    By Ruth C. Ash, Pat H. Hodge

    What are the critical practices of leaders in high performing schools? Based on extensive observations, interviews, and in-depth case studies of principals and superintendents who significantly increase student learning and achievement, this exciting new book provides novice and veteran school…

    Paperback – 2016-01-22 

  • Ethical Leadership and Decision Making in Education

    Applying Theoretical Perspectives to Complex Dilemmas, 4th Edition

    By Joan Poliner Shapiro, Jacqueline A. Stefkovich

    The fourth edition of the best-selling text, Ethical Leadership and Decision Making in Education, continues to address the increasing interest in ethics and assists educational leaders with the complex dilemmas in today’s challenging and diverse society. Through discussion and analysis of real-life…

    Paperback – 2016-01-20 

  • New Public Management and the Reform of Education

    European lessons for policy and practice

    Edited by Helen Gunter, Emiliano Grimaldi, David Hall, Roberto Serpieri

    Paperback – 2016-01-01 

  • Charter Schools

    Lessons in School Reform

    By Liane Brouillette

    This book takes the reader inside the charter school movement, answering such questions as: *What is a charter school? *How are charter schools different from other public schools? *What does it take to create a charter school? *What motivates the people who initiate such schools? *What…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 

  • Education in the Global City

    The manufacturing of education in Singapore

    Edited by Aaron Koh, Terence Chong

    Education in the Global City examines education in Singapore through the critical lens of ‘manufacturing’. The book brings together two disparate fields which inform each other, education and the ‘global city’; and the book’s contributors analyse and critique the manufacturing of Singapore…

    Hardback – 2015-12-18 

  • Education and Social Mobility

    Edited by Phillip Brown, Diane Reay, Carol Vincent

    The study of education and social mobility has been a key area of sociological research since the 1950s. The importance of this research derives from the systematic analysis of functionalist theories of industrialism. Functionalist theories assume that the complementary demands of efficiency and…

    Hardback – 2015-12-17 

  • Romance and Sex in Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood

    Risks and Opportunities

    Edited by Alan Booth, Ann C. Crouter, Anastasia Snyder

    In this classic edition top scholars in family research examine the nature and origin of adolescents’ contemporary patterns of sexual and romantic relationships, from the evolutionary roots of these behaviors to policies and programs that represent best practices for addressing these issues in…

    Paperback – 2015-12-15 
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • A Generation of Radical Educational Change

    Stories from the field

    Edited by Richard Pring, Martin Roberts

    How much have teachers and their pupils benefitted from the top-down Westminster-led control of policy held in place by a powerful national inspection regime? A Generation of Radical Educational Change: Stories from the Field is an exploration of the revolutionary impact of the greater and…

    Paperback – 2015-12-15 

  • Nurturing Wellbeing Development in Education

    From little things, big things grow

    Edited by Faye McCallum, Deborah Price

    At the core of education, the notion of wellbeing permeates both learner and teacher wellbeing. This book explores the central role and responsibility of education in ensuring the wellbeing of children and young people. Through the employment of vignettes, proactive educational wellbeing…

    Paperback – 2015-12-14 

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