Information for middle and senior leaders

The resources in this section focus on what it means to be a middle or senior leader.

Leadership is about empowering, transforming, and working together. It not only about people in formal leadership roles. Teachers as leaders and teachers as supporters of leaders play a central role in school development.

Information on this website

Guide and case studies

Leading from the middle: educational leadership for middle and senior leaders

Leading from the middle – case studies


You could start with the articles in these sections:

Evidence-based leadership

Professional learning

Sabbatical reports

Featured reports:

Collaborative inquiry – Jim Hay-Mackenzie

Planning PLD – Pam Redpath

Further information

Educational leadership capability framework

Middle leadership paper (PDF) – Teaching Council