Do Professional Teacher Standards Improve Professionalism
What is the role of leadership?
Managing vs leading?
Research on Standards
Any evidence Standards are improving teaching globally?
What about in other professions?
What makes a good Standard?
Regulatory standards vs Qualitative standards
Developed by the State vs developed by the profession
Link between Standards and the Neo-liberal agenda
Simply a tool for compliance management? Control at a distance? Autonomy vs accountability
Balancing compliance with relationships
Do good leaders find ways to insulate?
Dealing with resistance from staff Non-compliance