The Journal for Executive and Governance Leaders

Topic - Executive Leadership

Caroline Whitty


Welcome to the new edition of Trust. With the ever present backdrop of some of the key challenges facing the sector, not least the issue of teacher recruitment and retention, this edition brings together a number of different strands of current thinking about the leadership of schools and trusts. Tom…

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Professor Qing Gu BA (Hons) MA PhD FRSA

Leading with impact: how successful leaders use instructional and transformational strategies to make a difference

“Good leaders change organisations; great leaders change people.” (Hoerr, 2005) Why school leadership matters Successful school leadership is, in essence, about leading change. The past 20 years have witnessed remarkably consistent and persisting efforts by educational policy makers to raise standards of achievement for all students through various school reforms.…

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