Revolution 9: Lessons in leadership provided by The Beatles

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    Abstract

    Beneath the torrential hysteria and hyperbole of fame that surrounded them between 1963, when The Beatles first landed on the charts, and 1970 when they disbanded, there are nine lessons that educational leaders can take from their music and career that are potentially instructive. This discussion examines the music and lives of The Beatles and explores the lessons of inspiration and caution from their story, music, and cultural impact, to rethink educational leadership. Interwoven throughout these lessons is a brief overview of their career.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationEducational Leadership and Music
    Subtitle of host publicationLessons for Tomorrow's School Leaders
    EditorsTerri N. Watson, Jeffery S. Brooks, Floyd D. Beachum
    Place of PublicationUnited States of America
    PublisherInformation Age Publishing
    Pages259-273
    Number of pages14
    ISBN (Print)978681238555
    Publication statusPublished - 2017

    Keywords

    • School leadership
    • The Beatles

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