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Author Smylie, Mark A., author
Nickson, Amanda M., author

Title Caring school leadership / Mark A. Smylie, Joseph F. Murphy, and Karen Seashore Louis
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 170 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction: Four stories of caring school leadership -- Caring : the heart of caring school leadership -- A model of caring school leadership -- Being caring in relationships with students -- Cultivating schools as caring communities -- Fostering caring in families and communities -- Developing caring school leadership
Summary "The purpose of this book is to argue for the importance of caring in schools and school leadership and to provide understanding and guidance for the practice of caring school leadership. The authors seek to expand knowledge and enrich school leadership practice by exploring the meaning and function of caring and caring leadership in schools, by providing concrete examples of practice that illustrate key dimensions of caring school leadership and its outcomes"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-164) and index
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Subject Caring
Educational leadership -- Psychological aspects
Moral education
Moral education.
Form Electronic book
Author Louis, Karen Seashore, author
Murphy, Joseph, 1949- author
ISBN 1544320132