Educational Innovations Beyond Technology : Nurturing Leadership and Establishing Learning Organizations Hardback
The text explores the concept of innovation, and analyse and compare different dimensions of innovation found in the various case studies; the transfer of innovation and the mechanisms of change; on an innovative online case study database on education innovations that has been designed to be used by education practitioners to support organizational leadership, international collaboration and reflective practice in the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) eEducation Leadership initiative; on a project aimed to support the establishment of communities of practice for education practitioners facilitated through an extendable online database that can be used to contribute and share case studies of their own ICT-supported pedagogical innovations.
It discusses roles of the teacher and the anticipated changes to the education profession at a system level, in the coming decade on the basis of emerging changes observed in the case studies, and leadership issues at the school level.
The book analyses change mechanisms for different kinds of innovation and how different contextual and cultural factors interact to bring about the changes observed.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 243 pages, XVIII, 243 p.
- Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
- Publication Date: 01/06/2007
- Category: Organization & management of education
- ISBN: 9780387711379
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