Your first day is intended to introduce you to the twin elements that make up this degree - educational leadership and educational research. We will be exploring some of the key issues from the theory and thinking about how they apply to real-world educational systems and our own practices as teachers, leaders, students and researchers.
Assignment guidance is located on the corresponding module pages: IE9D3 IE9D5.
Day 1 Materials:
Janet Goodall's Slides
Howard Stevenson's Slides
Wallace & Poulson Grid
Distributed Leadership / Teacher Leadership Activity Sheet
DL /TL Evidence Base
Fitzgerald and Gunter (2008)
Harris (2005) Teacher Leadership
MacBeath (2005) Leadership as Distributed
Mercer (2007) Insider Research
Woods et al (2004) Variabilities