Policy Studies for Educational Leaders: An Introduction

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Merrill, 2000 - Education - 382 pages
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This text is appropriate for courses in Educational Policy or Educational Leadership.

With its reflective leadership approach, this comprehensive text provides coverage of theory, analysis, development, and implementation of educational policy with the education student in mind. It clarifies why education policy is changing rapidly and suggests numerous ways to follow and influence education policy. It also provides conceptual frameworks to use for future understanding. The strength and practicality of the book lies in its use of applications through cases, news clippings, and pro/con debates.

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Review: Policy Studies for Educational Leaders: An Introduction (3rd Edition)

User Review  - Ms. - Goodreads

As an educator I find books like this can be frustrating. They feel out of touch and silly. As someone deeply interested in educational policy there was, however, a lot to take away from this text. It ... Read full review

Review: Policy Studies for Educational Leaders: An Introduction (3rd Edition)

User Review  - Pascale - Goodreads

I found this a good foundational text, but considering the rapidly changing forces in education, it really needs an update! Read full review

Contents

PolicyWhat It Is and Where It
1
Power and Education Policy
26
The Economy and Demographics
54
Copyright

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