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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 58.95
The challenge of managing education effectively is formidable. Written by two education managers, this text explores the issues associated with good leadership in educational and training institutions. It is based on their own work and on a series of detailed interviews with eminent leaders. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 124.95
This volume is a unique collection of autobiographical-professional essays by leading Latino and Latina presidents of colleges and universities. Their accounts describe their educational achievements, how they moved up the professorial and administrative ranks, and their experiences on the way to becoming successful higher education leaders. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
Efficiency, focus, and accountability have become the defining standards for contemporary higher educational leaders. Situating strategic planning and budgeting within the organization and administration of higher education institutions, Organization and Administration in Higher Education provides effective and proven strategies for today?s change-oriented... more...
- Hodder Education 2013; US$ 9.58
Take the guesswork out of BTEC assessment with sample student work and assessor feedback for all pass, merit and distinction criteria. By focusing on assessment this compact guide leads students through each pass, merit and distinction criterion by clearly showing them what they are required to do.:.; Provides a sample student answer for every single... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 40.00
The alternative to negative academic leadership is a style that is essentially positive, taking its cues from the movement known as positive psychology. Rather than devoting all of one’s attention to solving problems, it emphasizes strengthening what’s working well. The difference between negative and positive leadership may be best... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 85.00
Whilst external quality audits have been in place for more than a decade in some countries, limited research exists on the extent to which such audits have been effective in improving systems and processes for quality assurance in higher education institutions, and the extent to which such audits have improved academic standards, outcomes and student... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 68.95
Educational development is a major issue for higher education institutions (HEIs). It constitutes a major part of the research work of many academics. This practical volume, written by experienced practitioners in the field, is a guide to successfully managing an educational development project. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 42.95
This text is part of the "Managing Colleges Effectively" series that is designed for managers at all levels and governors of colleges in the new further education sector who are undertaking new and enhanced management tasks and responsibilities arising out of incorporation. This book is also relevant to similar areas in schools - particularly grant... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 29.00
Chapters of this issue of New Directions for Higher Education present tenets of codes of conduct for the presidency, academic deans, admissions officers, fund-raising professionals, faculty who teach undergraduate students, and faculty who teach graduate students. The need for such codes of conduct stems from the client-serving role of colleges and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 58.95
This volume describes the experiences of a number of middle managers in higher and further education, describing how new developments have demanded new forms of leadership at the middle level of educational institutions. more...