The Landscape of Leadership Preparation Reframing the Education of School Administrators

by Joseph F. Murphy

The Landscape of Leadership Preparation Reframing the Education of School Administrators Synopsis

In this book, the author offers a new vision of the purpose of leadership preparation programmes, and a series of principles to guide the development of the knowledge base, instructional strategies and structures in defining future programmes. The design presented is based on: lessons learned from an extensive review of training programmes over the last 100 years; an in-depth investigation into the problems currently plaguing preparation programmes, and an examination of the important changes likely to shape the future of education and educational leadership.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780803960275
Publication date: 20th October 1992
Author: Joseph F. Murphy
Publisher: Corwin Press Inc an imprint of SAGE Publications Inc
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 240 pages
Categories: Organization & management of education, Teacher training,

About Joseph F. Murphy

Joseph F. Murphy is the Frank W. Mayborn Chair and associate dean at Peabody College of Education at Vanderbilt University. He has also been a faculty member at the University of Illinois and The Ohio State University, where he was the William Ray Flesher Professor of Education. In the public schools, he has served as an administrator at the school, district, and state levels, including an appointment as the executive assistant to the chief deputy superintendent of public instruction in California. His most recent appointment was as the founding president of the Ohio Principals Leadership Academy. At the university level, ...

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