Tag Archives | Brian Caldwell

The Alignment Premium – available to purchase

Brian Caldwell’s sequel to The Autonomy Premium entitled, The Alignment Premium, also published by ACER Press. Description and order form are available here. Brian Caldwell has forged a highly credible, cutting-edge international reputation for his ability to translate innovative thinking and theory into grounded practice that actually make a difference. DR JIM WATTERSTON, Dean of the Melbourne Graduate […]

The Alignment Premium – now available to order

Brian Caldwell has written a sequel to The Autonomy Premium entitled The Alignment Premium, also published by ACER Press. Description and order form are available here.   Benchmarking Australia’s student achievement, professional autonomy and system adaptivity It is time for a new narrative on schools in Australia. Lifting Australia’s performance on international assessments depends on top-class teaching and learning […]

Leadership that transforms schools and school systems (powerpoint)

LEADERSHIP THAT TRANSFORMS SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL SYSTEMS Brian J. Caldwell is Principal Consultant at Educational Transformations and Professor Emeritus and a former Dean of Education at the University of Melbourne. This paper was addressed in an invited presentation at the Annual Research Conference of the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) on the theme Leadership […]

Caldwell presentation at 2017 ACER Research Conference

Leadership that transforms schools and school systems Professor Emeritus Brian J. Caldwell was invited to present on the topic ‘Leadership that transforms schools and school systems’ on August 29, 2017. The presentation is based on international comparative research in 13 countries including the world’s top-performing school systems. Caldwell ACER Conference Paper August 29

Education System Overhaul: Interview with Professor Caldwell

Does our education system need an overhaul?  Can Australia be in the top education rankings internationally? Professor Caldwell was recently interviewed by Jasmin Midgely from ABC Sunshine Coast radio about the benefits of school autonomy and student achievement.  Each school is unique which begs the question, “Is it possible to make decisions for individual schools from […]