This book is designed to serve as a personal development resource for all who work in schools and have responsibility for the spiritual, moral, cultural, mental and physical development of pupils. It provides materials for staff development activities and resources for use in classrooms. The first section covers the background, relating to the Every Child Matters agenda; the second section offers practical strategies for implementing the key components of spiritual and moral development as outlined in the first section.
John West-Burnham is a teacher, writer and consultant in educational leadership. He is senior visiting Research Fellow, Centre for Educational Leadership, University of Manchester and Senior Research Adviser at the National College for School Leadership. Vanessa Huws Jones is currently a School Improvement Adviser for North Yorkshire Local Authority.