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Creating New Schools: How Small Schools Are Changing American Education

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Synopsis:

Acclaimed educational scholars and experts who share a critical view of the standards and testing movement explore the major reform issues currently facing American educational institutions. The analysis covers the role states play, the results of reform efforts in urban sections of New York and Boston, and the reform positions taken by unions.

Table of Contents

The educationally challenged American school district / Evans Clinchy — A journey toward autonomy / Linda Nathan and Larry Myatt — Smarter charters? : creating Boston's pilot schools / Robert Pearlman — The state's role in shaping a progressive vision of public education / Dan French — A day in the life of a teacher in a small school / Meredith Gavrin — Why wasn't I taught this way? / Ellalinda Rustique-Forrester — The transformation of one large urban high school : the Julia Richman education complex / Ann Cook — Birthing new visions schools / Beth Lief — School reform : a system's approach / Judith A. Rizzo — The role of a union in school-system reform / David Sherman — Inching toward reform in New York City : the coalition campus schools project / Linda Darling-Hammond ... et al. — Can the odds be changed? : what it will take to make small schools ordinary practice / Deborah Meier — Contexts of productive learning, governance, charter schools, pilot schools, the creation of settings, and the wailing wall / Seymour Sarason — The new American school district / Evans Clinchy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807738764
Author:
Clinchy, Evans
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Administration
Subject:
Educational Reform
Subject:
School improvement programs
Subject:
Small schools
Subject:
Administration - General
Subject:
Educational Policy & Reform
Subject:
School improvement programs -- United States.
Subject:
Small schools - United States
Subject:
Education-School Reform & Controversy
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
106-308
Publication Date:
19991231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.96x6.20x.65 in. .71 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Acclaimed educational scholars and experts who share a critical view of the standards and testing movement explore the major reform issues currently facing American educational institutions. The analysis covers the role states play, the results of reform efforts in urban sections of New York and Boston, and the reform positions taken by unions.
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