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ERIC Number: EJ592942
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0957-8234
A Re-Appraisal of the Role of the Head of Department in UK Secondary Schools.
Brown, Marie; Rutherford, Desmond
Journal of Educational Administration, v37 n3 p229-42 1999
Reviews current thinking on the (British) secondary-school department head's role, which stresses heads' importance in effecting school improvement. Describes a twofold strategy for developing successful schools that requires departments to improve their teaching, enlarge their capacity to make and implement policy, and facilitate the change process. Contains 45 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom