Assessment in Education: Implications for Leadership (The by Shelleyann Scott,Donald E. Scott,Charles F. Webber

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By Shelleyann Scott,Donald E. Scott,Charles F. Webber

This e-book presents key insights into how academic leaders can effectively navigate the turbulence of political debate surrounding major scholar overview and professionalised perform. Given the hugely politicised nature of review, it addresses leaders and aspiring leaders who're open to being challenged, keen to discover controversy, and able to conducting expert serious discourse.

The booklet offers the macro innovations that those audiences should have to lead optimum review coverage and perform. jointly, the chapters spotlight very important review reasons and versions, together with meant and unwanted side effects of overview in a globalised context.

The ebook offers possibilities to discover cultural similarities and particularities. It invitations readers to problem taken-for-granted assumptions approximately ourselves and associates in different settings. The chapters spotlight the cultural clashes that could happen whilst cross-cultural borrowing of review concepts, guidelines, and instruments happens. even if, authors additionally inspire refined serious analyses of strength classes which may be drawn from different contexts and systems.

Readers will stumble upon demanding situations from authors to deconstruct their evaluation values, ideals, and preconceptions. certainly, one function of the e-book is to destabilise certainties approximately evaluate that be triumphant and to embody the overview probabilities that could emerge from cognitive dissonance.

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