LEADING LIGHTS     Author

Dr. Murray Fletcher

Murray Fletcher

Murray is a leadership coach with individuals and teams, with an emphasis on supervision from a strengths-based perspective. He has a particular connection to the narratives shared by leaders as he walks alongside each of them in their own context. Murray has recently   completed his Ph.D. exploring the inner aspects of Being with leaders.

Leading Lights Articles by Dr. Murray Fletcher

The Future of Leading (International report)-Valerie Hannon and Tony Mackay

Featured in Issue 1 | 2022

Report summary. The authors here focus us on five key areas in which leadership may need to be changing in the future. These five areas emphasise the creation of a new education narrative, leading with ecosystems; leading with equity; Leading with innovation and leading for futures literacy.

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The Future of Learning (International trends)

Featured in Issue 1 | 2022

Fullan, in acknowledging the challenges of recent years and the depleting of educators’ energy, puts education and learning at a crossroads. In his view things could go down a wrong path (because there is a vacuum to be filled) or things could rebound, be transformative and really deepen the learning for future generations.

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Being research-informed

Featured in Issue 1 | 2022

The conversation in education is changing and needs to, as we renegotiate and reimagine learning and leading into the future. The challenge is to have ALL stakeholders in the conversation as we make sense of competing perspectives and worldviews. Jackson & Waldman (2011) state “conversation is the fundamental unit of change. If you change the...

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Editorial

Featured in Issue 1 | 2022

Noho hono - staying connected

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Commentary on a research report

Featured in Issue 4 | 2021

This research report, set in the business environment, takes coaching as its central premise in shifting beliefs, thinking and practice, in regards to racial justice, equity and belonging; areas we in Aotearoa/New Zealand are grappling with as we seek more equitable outcomes in culturally responsive contexts.

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Leading from the Middle in Aotearoa New Zealand

Featured in Issue 4 | 2021

Models for educational leadership unique to Aotearoa New Zealand.

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Editorial

Featured in Issue 4 | 2021

Mā ngā hinengaro ketu o ia whakatipuranga e hura ngā mea hou. The searching minds of each generation reveal new things.

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Your leadership as a journey of discovery; finding your Way..

Featured in Issue 3 | 2021

Mātauranga at the interface Mātauranga in practice (p.30) Mā tātou e tohu i te takahanga o te wā, kia kaua ko te wā e tohutohu mai ki a tātou Kaupapa will take as much time as needed to achieve successful completion (p.33)

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Editorial

Featured in Issue 3 | 2021

Kotahi tonu te Wairua o nga mea katoa There is one Spirit that flows through all

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Editorial

Featured in Issue 2 | 2021

Leadership matters! People matter! A human approach to leading people matters.

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