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Effective Heads of Department By Phil Jones

Effective Heads of Department by Phil Jones

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Designed to develop practice in line with OFSTED and DfEE thinking, this book aims to support Heads of Department in the development of management skills. It contains practical advice and checklists for the management of resources and staff, teaching and learning activities.

Effective Heads of Department Summary

Effective Heads of Department by Phil Jones

This book provides support for the Head of Department in developing a more systematic approach to the management of a department with a strong focus on monitoring quality and raising standards. It also provides useful information for Senior Managers in schools who are endeavouring to enhance the effectiveness of their Heads of Department. What the book covers: How to get the best from your team: practical ways to enhance staff and pupil performance, How to develop vital links with senior managers: essential information on development planning, achievement analysis, staffing and resources, Effective planning: How short, medium and long term planning is vital to a successful department, How to achieve successful monitoring and evaluation: important ideas for classroom observation and pupil work analysis, Effective teaching and learning: strategies which focus on developing planned variety, providing challenge and establishing a problem solving climate. The school effectiveness series - Effective Heads of Department is the third title in a series of books which focus on practical and useful ideas for individual schools and teachers. The series addresses the issues of whole school improvement and new knowledge about teaching and learning and offers straightforward solutions which teachers can use to make life more rewarding for those they teach.

About Phil Jones

Phil Jones and Nick Sparks have both been successful Heads of Department and are experienced OFSTED Inspectors. Both authors provide training and consultancy on a variety of middle management issues and have individually published a variety of educational materials.

Table of Contents

Effective department planning; making assessment valuable; managing resources; links between the senior management team and heads of department; leadership; links with the community; monitoring and evaluation; teaching and learning.

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Effective Heads of Department by Phil Jones
Used - Very Good
Network Educational Press Ltd
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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