Improving Schools Through Teacher Leadership

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McGraw-Hill Education (UK), Dec 1, 2004 - Education - 161 pages
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The central message in this book is that teachers play a critical role in leading improvement in the classroom and school level and that this form of leadership contributes directly to raising achievement among learners. It considers the implications of teacher leadership for teachers professional development and focuses on ways in which this important form of leadership can be fostered and enhanced.

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Part 2 Enhancing teacher leadership
Part 3 Recent studies and evidence
Part 4 Future directions for teacher leadership
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Professor Alma Harris is Director of the Institute of Education at the University of Warwick. Daniel Muijs is also at the Institute of Education within University of Warwick.

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