“For public education to benefit from the rapidly evolving development of information and communication technology, leaders at every level; must not only supervise, but provide informed, creative, and ultimately transformative leadership for systemic change“
This quote from the National Educational Technology Plan identifies two missing links in our thinking about educational transformation:
1. It calls on leaders at every level to take part in the effort.
2. It makes the distinction between supervision and creative, tranformative leadership.
So let’s explore two questions:
What leaders is the plan talking about, and how can each contribute?
What are is the difference between supervision and transformative leadership?