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Politics, Language, and Culture: A Critical Look at Urban School Reform

Joseph W. Check - Education - 2002 - 228 pages
Politics, language, and culture are three powerful forces affecting urban school reform. This book looks at their effects through the eyes of teachers and administrators living ...
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Education Reforms in Sub-Saharan Africa: Paradigm Lost?

Jeanne Moulton - Education - 2002 - 234 pages
Looks at the new educational reform movement that began in the late 1980s in sub-Saharan Africa, after a World Bank policy study documented that African educational systems had ...
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The Politics of the Pta

Charlene K. Haar - Education - 187 pages
Provides an inside view of the PTA and its mission, giving background information, political agendas, and insight into its future.
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After Brown: The Rise and Retreat of School Desegregation

Charles T. Clotfelter - Education - 2004 - 278 pages
The United States Supreme Court's 1954 landmark decision, Brown v. Board of Education, set into motion a process of desegregation that would eventually transform American ...
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After Postmodernism: Education, Politics, and Identity

Richard Allan Smith, Philip Wexler - Education - 1995 - 253 pages
This book is a commentary on ideas about contemporary education, how it is conducted and how it is administered. In a set of thematic essays the editors aim at clarifying the ...
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The Future of Schools: Lessons from the Reform of Public Education

Brian Caldwell, Donald K. Hayward - Education - 1998 - 189 pages
This text provides an analysis of the efforts to establish systems of self-managing schools around the world. The core of this book is the description of the transformation of ...
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What Does it Mean to be Well Educated? and More Essays on Standards, Grading ...

Alfie Kohn - Education - 2004 - 194 pages
A collection of essays argues that traditional educational practices in America thwart the development of more meaningful objectives to provide students with high-quality ...
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