Preparation and development of school leaders in Africa

"The book is based on African research and reviews on school leadership preparation and development, taking stock of where the field is in this geographical region and what lies ahead. The exclusive focus on sub-Saharan African countries is driven by the desire to foreground African experiences...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Moorosi, Pontso (Editor), Bush, Tony (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: London Bloomsbury Publishing 2020, 2020
Edition:1st edition
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Collection: Bloomsbury Education and Childhood Studies - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction and Setting the Scene, Pontso Moorosi
  • 2. A Historical Analysis of Educational Leadership Preparation and Development in Botswana, Nkobi Owen Pansiri and Shadreck Majwabe
  • 3. Experiences of School Leadership Preparation and Development in Lesotho, Pontso Moorosi and Moikabi Komiti
  • 4. An Analysis of School Leadership Preparation and Development in Namibia Using Career Socialisation Theory, Carolyn (Callie) Grant
  • 5. Leadership Preparation and Development for Principals in South African Public Schools, Raj Mestry
  • 6. Framing the Context of School Leadership Preparation and Development in Kenya, Janet Okoko
  • 7. School Leadership Preparation in Tanzania, Mohammed Abdalla, Mweru Mwingi, Nicholas Wachira, Janet Okoko, and Charles F. Webber
  • 8. Leadership and Management Preparation and Development of School Leaders in Cameroon, Fred Ebot-Ashu
  • 9. A Focus on Craft Knowledge in the Preparation of School Heads in Ghana, Michael Amakyi and Alfred Ampah-Mensah
  • 10. A Review ofPreparation and Development of School Leaders in Nigeria, Raphael Imoni
  • 11. How Does Africa Compare to the Rest of the World?, Tony Bush
  • Index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index