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Author O'Sullivan, June.

Title Leadership skills in the early years : making a difference / June O'Sullivan
Published London ; New York : Network Continuum, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (170 pages)
Contents The journey to successful leadership -- Leadership know-how -- Leading change -- Overcoming leadership challenges -- Developing the pedagogical leader -- Leading to involve parents -- Developing new leaders -- The entrepreneurial leader : leading a childcare social enterprise -- Leading with your governors and trustees -- Leading the way forward
Summary June O'Sullivan€explores the concept of leadership, particularly with regards to leading Early Years centres. € In line with government initiatives, there is growing pressure within the early years sector to create staff who can lead different types of childcare and family settings in order to address two main government targets. € Firstly, reducing poverty among families with small children and secondly, increasing educational opportunities for children from disadvantaged backgrounds in order to give them a better start in life. Many say that for this to happen we need people w
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Children -- Services for -- Management.
Early childhood education -- Administration.
Educational leadership.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008052542
ISBN 1855395061 (electronic bk.)
9781855395060 (electronic bk.)