This book titled “A Guiding Light for Budding Educational Leaders” is intended to serve as an inspiration and blueprint for teachers, graduate fellows in education, and novice school heads. This is a compilation of lecture notes on Educational Management and Supervision; Educational Planning; Human Resource Management; Educational Thoughts; School-Based Management; Financial and Materials Management in Education. The discussions are fortified with related research articles and studies for deeper understanding.
As we all strive to become good and effective school leaders, may this book remind you that we must lead by example. We are expected set a positive tone for the school by exhibiting the behavior we expect from others. Effective communication is the key to building positive relationships with teachers, students, parents and other stakeholders. We must work closely with our staff, teachers, and others to create a supportive, inclusive, and safe learning environment. ..