Want to improve your educational leadership? 18 April 2014

Driestar educatief, University for Teacher Education, would like to offer you an attractive new international initiative; the intensive course: Educational Leadership.

Participants in this course will acquire knowledge and skills to improve educational leadership.
You will learn how to define mission and vision in a context of change and how to put models of transformative leadership into practice in your own cultural setting.

This course will be held from  24 November till 5 December 2014, in Gouda, the Netherlands. 

Content of the Course

The content of the course will be carefully adapted to the needs and problems of the participants.
The basic programme covers the following subjects:
  • principles of personal leadership (Covey);
  • personal worldview as related to the nature and aim of education;
  • views about leadership in change (Michael Fullan);
  • collective ambitions and shared values;
  • strategies to inspire and motivate the teachers to implement change;
  • how to deal with data and how to learn from experiences with data driven education and the quest for more efficiency and effect.


Do you want to how to define mission and vision in a context of change? And how to put models of transformative leadership into practice in your own cultural setting?The course is offered to persons who have experience in a  leadership function and is able to use that experience during the course in the form of meaningful case studies.

A unique opportunity for participants!

  • A balanced program of (up to date) theory and practice;
  • A structure in which personal learning goals (skills, attitude and insight) are  combined   with working on a portfolio for your own institution;
  • Lectures by experienced school-leaders and scholars;
  • A personal tutor who guides you in the learning process;
  • Intercultural models about leadership;
  • Excursions, including meetings with Dutch school leaders.

Driestar educatief  

For more information about our institution, take a look at this page.
For enrolment, conditions for application and profile for participation; visit this page. First Deadline: 1 June 2014.
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We would like to keep you up to date. If you are interested and would like to have more information about our Intensive course, don’t hesitate to be in contact.

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