Leadership

  • Your leadership: Where have my concepts of leadership come from? What or who has influenced my leadership? What will guide my approach to leadership?
  • Writing your own Philosophy of Leadership statement.
  • IB approach to school leadership.
  • Introduction to the IB Leadership Capabilities - sometimes referred to as Leadership Intelligences.
  • IB leadership workshops.
  • Research documents on effective school leadership.
  • How to develop a shared culture.
  • Leading people from different cultures - challenges and opportunities.
  • Leadership vs Management
  • Leadership Styles
  • 'How to' manuals - how to influence people, how to establish and lead effective teams, how to communicate effectively, how to motivate people.
  • Applying for a leadership position.
  • Top tips on how to recruit, induct and develop staff.
  • Top tips on working with governors.
  • Case studies.
  • Scenarios to discuss and apply learning.

Selected Pages

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IB Leadership Pathway 19 October 2017

The IB have developed a leadership development programme consisting of a suite of workshops that explore various aspects...
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What is leadership? 24 September 2017

This section invites you to think critically about the nature of leadership and its role in schools.It starts by asking...
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Introduction 15 December 2016

This section of the website encourages you to think critically about the nature of leadership: your own leadership and the...
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Recruitment & Development 22 November 2016

One of the most important tasks a school leader carries out is to recruit the right teachers for the school they are leading....
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Applying to be Head of School 22 November 2016

The number of international schools is growing exponentially. The 2016 International Schools Consultancy (ISC) Research...
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Culture and context 3 August 2018

We look at two aspects of culture: the culture of your school, and the local, regional and national culture in which your...
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