Leading the Strategically Focused School: Success and Sustainability
SAGE Publications Ltd
Publication Date :
1 Jan 2011
2 Rev ed
Strategic leadership is a critical component in the effective development of schools. This book focuses on building strategic capability within the school in order to ensure long-term success and sustainability. Drawing upon Brent Davies's extensive experience in presenting nationally and internationally to school leaders, this book distils the collective wisdom from educationalists across the globe. Updated with new international examples and references and a significant new chapter on developing strategic talent in schools, the book has been described as a 'must read' for existing and aspiring school leaders. The book focuses on: - establishing processes for building whole school involvement - strategic approaches to build capacity in your school - building and sustaining strategic leadership throughout the school - developing strategic talent in schools - characteristics of strategically focused schools This book is an indispensable read for school leaders who want to focus on bringing sustainable improvement to their school.