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Leading Ahead 2011 in León

The picturesque town was host of the final dissemination conference of the Leadership in Education network

The final dissemination conference in León was a great success for exchanging, learning and disseminating information on school leadership models. More than 140 participants from nearly 30 countries took a professional interest in the event, that offered not only key note speeches from different leadership views but also workshops on the following thematic core areas of Human Resources Management: 

Conference programme 

The keynotes covered the following topics:

  • How to cope with stress and burnout in the workplace
  • Successful HR management: Managing stress in the workplace
  • Cyber Bullying – Challenges for teachers and school leaders
  • European Leaders' Training in Education (ELTE)
  • A European Framework of Reference for School Leadership

The individual sessions concentrated on the following fields of work:

  • Coaching School Heads
  • The Learning Trust Employee Assistance Programme
  • Time for Leaders (TFL)
  • Understanding and developing Human Resources (Persolog)
  • Management Drives
  • Ethical Leadership – A prerequisite for School Leadership today?

See the programme in detail.


Download PDF files with the presentations and papers for each keynote and session.

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