Managing Finance and External Relations in South African Schools

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The central purpose of this book is to consider the concepts and principles of the important areas of educational leadership signalled by Nelson Mandela. The aim is to develop improved understanding and practice of the management of external relations and resources in schools. The text is on theory and research and uses South African case examples and activities to encourage reflection and personal development. It is aimed particularly, but not exclusively, at those who lead and manage in schools or support them in a professional role. The authors are experts in the field of educational leadership and management.



Management Styles and Their Impact in Financial and Resource Management

Internal resource allocation is not simply a routine administrative process; it is a means of expressing and making operational the values of the institution, or perhaps of dominant groups and individuals within it. Spending decisions reflect the priorities of the decision makers and often represent the outcome of a complex process of deliberation and review. The resource allocation process is a significant aspect of strategic management.


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