This chapter highlights the challenges educational leaders face and the way they cope with these challenges. To survive and succeed as leaders requires personal strategies and resilience. The need for such coping mechanisms and personal dispositions is grounded in the nature and challenges of leadership.
|Title of host publication||Women of influence in education|
|Subtitle of host publication||Practising dilemmas and contesting spaces|
|Editors||Nita Cherry, Joy Higgs|
|Place of Publication||The Netherlands|
|Number of pages||16|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|
|Name||Higher education horizons|