Books from John West-Burnham
John West-Burnham works as an independent teacher, writer and consultant in leadership development and is also Professor of Educational Leadership at St Mary’s University College, Twickenham.
John worked in schools, further and adult education for fifteen years before moving into higher education. He has held posts in five universities and is currently Visiting Professor of Educational leadership at Queens University, Belfast and the University of Bristol
He is author of Managing Quality in Schools; Rethinking Educational Leadership; co-author of Education for Social Justice; Systems Leadership; Spiritual and moral development in schools; Schools and Communities; Personalizing Learning: Making Every Child Matter, Effective Learning in Schools, Leadership and Professional Development in Schools and co-editor of Performance Management in Schools, Educational Leadership and the Community, The Handbook of Educational Leadership and Management and 12 other books and over 30 articles and chapters.
|Spiritual and Moral Development in Schools
This book is designed to serve as a personal development resource for all who work in schools and have responsibili…
|Schools and Communities : Working together to transform children's lives
`Dominant themes throughout this well structured book include social justice and equity, social capital, community capac…
|Education for Social Justice : Achieving wellbeing for all
The disparity between excellence and equity is a key issue for education policy and practice. This book is an argument f…
|Understanding Systems Leadership : Securing Excellence and Equity in Education
The focus of this book is one of the most significant changes ever in the understanding of the nature and purpose of edu…
|Rethinking Educational Leadership : From improvement to transformation
John West-Burnham offers a radical critique of prevailing models of leadership in education, particularly models of…