Best Books about School Leadership

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We've bookmarked these best books for a Senior Leader to read.


Happy reading!


They are in no particular order.

Education Exposed: Leading a school in a time of uncertainty- Sam Strickland

Education Exposed: Leading a school in a time of uncertainty- Sam Strickland

It can be found on Amazon here

Education Exposed 2: In pursuit of the halcyon dream- Sam Strickland

It can be found on Amazon here

Leading in a Culture of Change- Michael Fullan

It can be found on Amazon here

Bad School Leadership (and what to do about it) - Omar Akbar

It can be found on Amazon here

Leadership: Being, Knowing, Doing- Stephen Tierney

It can be found on Amazon here:

The Nine Pillars of Great Schools- David Woods, Rachel Macfarlane and Damian McBeath

It can be found on Amazon here:

Obstetrics for Schools
A guide to eliminating failure and ensuring the safe delivery of all learners

It can be found on Amazon here

The researchED Guide to Leadership- Stuart Lock

It can be found on Amazon here

Riding the Waves: Finding joy and fulfillment in school leadership- James Hilton

It can be found on Amazon here

No silver bullets: Day in, day out school improvement- Paul Ainsworth

It can be found on Amazon here

Taking Control 2. How to prepare for Ofsted under the Education Inspection Framework- Paul Garvey

It can be found on here:

The Headteacher's Handbook: The Essential Guide to Leading a Primary School- Rae Snape

It can be found on here

Leaders With Substance: An Antidote to Leadership Genericism in Schools'-  Matthew Evans

It can be found on Amazon here

Intelligent Accountability: Creating the conditions for teachers to thrive- David Didau

It can be found on Amazon here

Putting Staff First: A blueprint for revitalising our schools: A blueprint for a revitalised profession- John Tomsett and Jonny Uttley

It can be found on Amazon here

A Manifesto for Excellence in Schools- Rob Carpenter

It can be found on Amazon here