Educational management and leadership at school

Course description

Course overview and purpose:
Educational management is the process of planning, organising, and directing educational institutions. Paired with good leadership, it is fundamental to ensure the quality of the education of the students and the day-by-day functioning of the institution.
With this course, you will gain new methods and tools to help you with the general management of a school, while focusing also on leadership and what it means to be a leader. The course will have practical activities, discussions between participants, and theoretical introductions on topics like process-planning, the management of human resources, and how to collaborate effectively in the school. In this way, you will strengthen your management and leadership skills and will have the possibility to learn new best practices and create new links with your peers in other countries.

Learning outcomes:

  • Learn key management competencies like process-planning and human resources management
  • Understand new practices and raise awareness of the role of leaders and how good leadership strategies can help your organisation
  • Acquire best practices to grow as a manager and to ensure the well-being of your organisation
  • Share knowledge and opinions with other education managers

Admission information

  • Language : English
  • Language level prerequisites : B1 or above
  • Duration : One week
  • Audience :

    Teachers of any subject, educators, and school administrative staff

  • General prerequisites :

    No specific requirements

  • Maximum number of participants : 15
  • Minimum advance reservation : 12 weeks

Course information file

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Available dates

Dublin (Ireland)

  • 07.07.2024 - 14.07.2024 - To be confirmed

Courses in Dublin are in partnership with CES – Centre of English Studies

Course dates are made available based on the availability of trainers but are “confirmed” only once the minimum number of participants is reached.

Course dates are usually listed Sunday to Sunday. The course usually takes place Monday to Friday and the full-day trip usually takes place on Saturday, so Sundays are arrival and departure days for those who book course, activities and accommodation. You can leave earlier if you book just the course.

If you are looking for dates either not listed above or “To be confirmed”, please pre-register to your favourite dates so we can track your interest, liaise with everybody to convey participants to the same dates and make them confirmed!

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