What is the leader's role in complex learning environments? John McBeath, VOScat

  • Date 21/11/2013

Quin és el paper del líder en els ambients d'aprenentatge complexos? John MacBeath is Professor Emeritus at the University of Cambridge where he held the Chair of Educational Leadership from 2000 to 2012. He is currently Director of Leadership for Learning: the Cambridge Network and Director of a Coursera Educational Programme for the Centre for Commonwealth Education. Until 2000 he was Director of the Quality in Education Centre at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.

As well as his interest and research on leadership he has, for the last decade, worked with schools, education authorities and national governments on school self-evaluation. Since 2001 has been consulting on the impact of self evaluation and external review in Hong Kong.In 2011 he was a member of the OECD team reviewing self evaluation and inspection in New Zealand.

He has published numerous articles, chapters and 22 books. One of his most recent books is: MacBeath, J. Education and Schooling: Myth, Heresy and Misconception, (Routledge, 2013).

www.educ.cam.ac.uk/people/staff/macbeath; www.educ.cam.ac.uk/centres/lfl

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