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Whose business is school reform?

letting the experts drive school improvement

by Robert E. Brower

  • 352 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Education in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • School improvement programs -- United States,
    • Public schools -- United States,
    • Business and education -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementRobert Brower.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2822.82 .B757 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3415286M
      ISBN 101578863988, 1578863996
      LC Control Number2005031475

      This book's central thesis is that the relationship between school managers and teachers predicts the type of education offered children. That is, education can be seen as a handing down of information, or it can be viewed as a cooperative affair. The text is divided into two parts: and Chapter 1, which discusses America's most commonly held beliefs, values, and.   Exclusive: Germany, France Push for WHO Reform Talks in September BERLIN/GENEVA (Reuters) - Germany and France want to give more money and power to the World Health Organisation after the COVID

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      The principal is likewise a hands-on “super teacher” whose primary job is to be involved in the day-to-day business of instructional practice. These three beliefs—in the power of teacher human capital, the value of outsiders, and the centrality of the principal in instructional practice—form the implicit or explicit core of many reform. dents. School reform efforts are well underway all across the coun-try, and they run the gamut from raising standards to reducing class sizes, from using new assessment tools to providing school staff with flexibility to pursue innovative learning models. But, as the National Staff Development Council (NSDC) points out, “only one area.


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