Educational Leadership: An Islamic Perspective Saeeda Shah, 2006 Relationship to Internationalization Gender Identity Discussion Questions: 1.) Do you believe that your level of “devoutness” influences whether your religious affiliation is conceptualized as part of your personal identity? Educational Leadership Introduction Educational leadership in context Islam, knowledge and self Islam, education and leadership Discussion Questions: 2.) What do you think are the implications of educational leaders having the same authority as parents in this society? Educational Leadership Educational leadership and Muslim communities Educational Leadership Implications in societies where Muslims are a minority Overlaps in conceptual frameworks of educational leadership Agenda for research into Islamic educational leadership in Britain Discussion Questions: 3.) In Canada’s diverse society, what do you think we need to do in order to assist educational leaders in terms of gender, ethnic background or sexual orientation?