• Organization & management of education
      January 2014

      Distributed Leadership Matters

      Perspectives, Practicalities, and Potential

      by Alma Harris

      Distributed leadership—engaging the many rather than the few in school improvement—has long been a promising theory. But it must be implemented effectively before educators and students can reap the rewards, including improved learner outcomes and stronge

    • Organization & management of education
      November 2015

      Leading Futures

      by Harris, Alma

    • September 2010

      Leading School Turnaround

      How Successful Leaders Transform Low-Performing Schools

      by Kenneth Leithwood, Alma Harris, Tiiu Strauss

      Praise for Leading School Turnaround "Going beyond their previous considerable work on the study of leadership, Kenneth Leithwood, Alma Harris, and Tiiu Strauss now get up-close and detailed. They use their powerful framework for how s

    • June 2014

      Uplifting Leadership

      How Organizations, Teams, and Communities Raise Performance

      by Andy Hargreaves, Alan Boyle, Alma Harris

      What does it take to do more with less? How can you do better than before, or better than others? How do you turn losses into wins, or near-bankruptcy into strong profitability, or abject failure into stellar success? The power of uplift enables

    • Organization & management of education
      November 2000

      Subject Leadership and School Improvement

      by Busher, Hugh; Harris, Alma;

      Curriculum and subject leadership in schools has recently gained substantial attention from both researchers and policy-makers. The Teacher Training Agency (TTA) has reinforced the importance of subject leadership in school improvement, proposing a new me

    • Organization & management of education
      December 2013

      Distributed Leadership Matters

      Perspectives, Practicalities, and Potential

      by Harris, Alma

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