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If as Pitcher argues, technocrats are brilliant at producing Sophisticated Measurable Annual Rigid Targets (SMARTS) then a craftsman like Garry produces challenging goals that wed the big picture thinking of the artist with a need for the short-term measurable results of the technocrat. Craftsmen develop and create an harmonious context, that motivates colleagues to pursue achievable, necessary, global, engaging, and sustainable goals for the organisation (CHANGES). qxd 02/06/2005 30 19:10 Page 30 Leadership for Mortals kinds of perspectives … even the cerebral, analytical and uncompromising.
New heads frightened by top job’, Times Educational Supplement, 13 September, p. 7. Fink, D. (2003). ‘Stewart Heights: From village school to cultural mosaic’, in A. Hargreaves and I. Goodsen (eds), Change Over Time Study. Spencer Foundation, Major Grant Number: 199800214, p. 41. I develop this further in Chapters 6 and 7. , Gold, A. and Halpin, D. (2002). Establishing the Current State of School Leadership In England: Research report No. 336. London: Department for Education and Skills; Williams, T.
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Leadership for Mortals: Developing and Sustaining Leaders of Learning (Leading Teachers, Leading Schools Series) by Dean Fink