5 edition of School Reform found in the catalog.
November 19, 2001
by Hoover Institution Press
Written in English
|Contributions||Williamson M. Evers (Editor), Lance T. Izumi (Editor), Pamela A. Riley (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||438|
The book is titled “Learning from the Federal Market-Based Reforms: Lessons for the Every Student Succeeds Act,” and was published by the . Get this from a library! School reform. [Noah Berlatsky;] -- This volume explores the topics relating to school reform by presenting varied expert opinions that examine many of the different aspects that comprise these issues. The viewpoints are selected from.
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In School Reform from the Inside Out, one of the country's leading experts on the successes and failures of American education policy tackles issues ranging from teacher development to testing to "failing" schools. As Elmore aptly notes, successful school reform begins "from the inside out" with teachers, administrators, and school staff, not with external mandates or by: Books shelved as education-reform: The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education by Diane Ravi.
The Big Lies of School Reform provides a critical interruption to the ongoing policy conversations taking place around public education in the United States today. By analyzing the discourse employed by politicians, lobbyists, think tanks, and special interest groups, the authors uncover the hidden assumptions that often underlie popular statements about school reform, and demonstrate how 5/5(3).
"Shirley moves comfortably between issues of policy and the specifics of reforms in particular schools. In that way, School Reform book work is useful both to those in the policy arena and to those who are involved in the nitty-gritty of school reform.
This book reminds us of what Cited by: “Most literature on education reform is like a lighthouse, shining a beacon from a distant, perhaps unreachable place. This book offers readers a compass to point the way forward.
It sets the true north for improvement in this most important American institution.” — John Deasy, superintendent, Los Angeles Unified School District5/5(3). School Reform. For over 25 years, the Greenhaven Press Opposing Viewpoints Series has developed and set the standard for current-issue studies.
With more than 90 volumes covering nearly every controversial contemporary topic, Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials/5.
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The book is a series of essays that discuss he problems with technocratic educational reform; the intersection of education, race, and poverty; and alternatives to modern school reform.
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Each one is designed to help you arrive at a specific desired outcome, efficiently and effectively. Here a group of political scientists examines education reform in Atlanta, Baltimore, Detroit, and Washington, D.C., where local governmental authority has 4/5.
In The School Reform Landscape: Fear, Mythologies, and Lies, the authors take an in-depth and controversial look at school reform since the launch of Sputnik.
They scrutinize school reform events, proposals, and policies from the last 60 years through the lens of critical social theory /5. This school year was met by two particularly contentious reform issues. One began in June ofwhen, as part of an effort to combat the enduring problem of segregation, Mayor Bill de Blasio.
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The study’s findings and methodology are contained in this three-volume technical report. “American School Reform importantly advances a historically grounded conceptual framework to understand how the arguments, theories of action, and action space devoted to school reforms change over time, fail, and then get reincarnated in other forms as actors and contexts shift.
The authors appreciate and use the past to underscore how earlier reforms have influenced contemporary ones. The School Reform Initiative’s store offers books and other resources written by SRI facilitators, staff members, board members, and others who have made significant contributions to our community of.
A comprehensive look at the history of school reform during the 20th century. Tyack is probably our best educational historian.
This book is an oft-cited classic. (***) Tyack, David and Larry Cuban (). Tinkering toward Utopia: A Century of Public School Reform. Harvard University Press. pp.At a time when school reform is too often something done to teachers, rather than a productive response to their needs and daily experience, Rethinking Schools reaffirms that the "view from the classroom" is a key missing link in the process of reform.
In Rethinking School Reform, we have collected some of the journal's best writing. Taken together, these articles present a vision of schooling and reform quite .These questions have provoked a great deal of theorizing, but this is the first book to explore the issues on the basis of extensive, solid evidence.
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