Leadership: Professional communities of leadership practice in post-compulsory education

Author/Producer Dr Jill Jameson/ESCalate
Date Published 9 October 2008
Pages 29
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This is a paper that reviews and outlines the academic basis behind leadership in the post-compulsory setting


Leadership has been for some years a key area of strategic and operational importance in the UK post-compulsory sector - this publication aims to addresss some of the issues surrounding this topic. It discusses the theories and definitions behind leadership, leader professionalism and post-compulsory education. The publication also and gives examples of good practice and many references and links for information.