Effective and Caring Leadership in the Early Years

Original Publish Date: Sep 07, 2015
Product Number: EB00808436
Released: Feb 14, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781446292693
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Nursery World Awards'This book introduces an intriguing juxtaposition of "caring" alongside "effective", and it is a thought-provoking book. Including examples of early years leaders on their own reflective learning journeys, it provides a rich source of ideas for relational leadership that are firmly based in research and professional experience.' /> <<- Professor Margaret Carr, University of Waikato, New Zealand /> /> Effective and caring leadership is an essential part of raising standards and increasing the quality of learning in early childhood settings. This book explains leadership practices thatcan make a positive difference to the provision offered and improve outcomes for both children and families. /> /> With theoretical, practical and research-informed perspectives, this book: />

    -Uses case studies to provide examples of effective leadership > -Integrates education and care with key practices in effective leadership > -Explores directional, collaborative, empowering and pedagogical leadership > -Offers readers opportunity to reflect upon their own leadership practices > > /> This is a key text for anyone studying Early Childhood, existing and aspiring leaders,graduate Early Years Leaders and those training to work in settings, schools and children'sservices. /> /> is Professor of Early Childhood Education at the Instituteof Education, University of London. /> is a Lecturer in Early Childhood Education at the Institute of Education,University of London. />

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