Title: Knowledge transfer and innovations in a global world: reflections on headteachers training project

Authors: Andrej Koren

Addresses: National School for Leadership in Education, Zupanciceva 6, Ljubljana 2000, Slovenia

Abstract: Globalisation processes in education are reflected in the notion of |policy borrowing| and knowledge transfer. The author discusses transfers of innovations with respect to cultural contexts and traditions. A reflection on headteachers| training is presented with respect to addressing cultural traditions. Recommendations are related to |policy borrowing| and knowledge transfer issues.

Keywords: innovation; knowledge transfer; learning; policy borrowing; education; head teachers; training; cultural traditions; Slovenia; globalisation.

DOI: 10.1504/IJIL.2006.008420

International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 2006 Vol.3 No.2, pp.186 - 197

Published online: 19 Dec 2005 *

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