Key areas of subject leadership

Deborah Weston

What are the key areas of subject leadership? The following four areas are key areas for subject leaders:


Figure 1 Task:

Read the extracts from OfSTED reports either in the next section or by downloading the OfSTED reports: Making_sense_of_religion.pdf (see pages 29-32) and Transforming_religious_education.pdf (see pages 35-39).

Classify the strengths and weaknesses of leadership and management of RE under the four categories above.

You might cut and paste key phrases from the document into this downloadable document. Key_areas_subject_leadership.doc

Strategic direction and development of the subject Teaching and Learning Leading and managing staff Development and deployment of staff and resouces

Figure 1 Adapted From Standards for Subject Leaders in Religious Education published by AREIAC 1999

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