Pedagogy and assessment

KLP book front cover.

"Successful schools are organised around learning. Their principals are knowledgeable about effective pedagogy and about what works for the individual needs of different students in their particular contexts. They create opportunities for professional learning communities to flourish."

From Pedagogy: Knowledge about teaching and learning in Kiwi Leadership for Principals.

Pedagogical leadership

Effective principals create conditions that ensure the school is focused first and foremost on effective teaching and learning.

Evidence-based leadership

Self-review and evaluation processes using student achievement data are the basis for sound decision making about and within teaching and learning.

Building effective learning environments

Effective principals are knowledgeable about learning and the individual needs of different students in their particular context.