Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only

Title Passionate principalship [electronic resource] : learning from the life histories of school leaders / edited by Ciaran Sugrue.

Imprint London ; New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvii, 209 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Critical introduction / Ivor Goodson -- Putting 'real life' into school leadership : connecting leadership, identities, and life history / Ciaran Sugrue -- Sustained motivation embedded in place : living with accountability and mandated change / Colin Biott and John Spindler -- Old metaphors, new meanings : being a woman principal / Jorunn Møller -- Memeberships and relationships in a changing context / Lejf Moos -- Creating continuity through change : comfort with uncertianty / Ciaran Sugrue -- Coping with accountability : tensions between reason and emotion / Jorunn Møller -- Regulation and trust : negotiating relationship / Lejf Moos -- Immediacy and distance : inter-generational professional learning / John Spindler and Colin Biott -- Being principal : leadership inside out / Ciaran Sugrue -- Principalship : beyond pleasure, pain and passion / Ciaran Sugrue -- Appendices.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject School principals -- Europe -- Case studies.
School management and organization -- Europe -- Case studies.
Educational leadership -- Europe -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Sugrue, Ciaran.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0415318866 (hardback : alk. paper)

Available items only