TITLE

ON A SCHOOL KNIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
Smedley, Tim
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
People Management;3/22/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Michael Wilshaw, head of inner-city school Hackney Downs in London, England, is presented. When asked to describe his leadership style, he mentioned that it is just about understanding the need to build structures for people, adding that it is dependent on structure and traditional ways of doing things. He views schooling in the 21st century as something that requires consultation with staff. He describes his role as head of the school which is primarily monitoring activities and happenings around the school.
ACCESSION #
37793754

 

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