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Learning from School Choice

Paul E. Peterson, Bryan C. Hassel - Education - 1998 - 442 pages
While educators, parents and policymakers are still debating the pros and cons of school choice, it is now possible to learn from choice experiments in public, private, and ...
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The Rise and Fall of American Public Schools: The Political Economy of ...

Robert J. Franciosi - Education - 2004 - 245 pages
Offers a comprehensive and balanced evaluation of the state of public education in the United States.
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Restructuring Education: Innovations and Evaluations of Alternative Systems

Simon Hakim, Daniel J. Ryan, Judith C. Stull - Education - 2000 - 270 pages
Surveys a wide range of proposals for reforming education, including greater choice, charter schools, public-private partnerships, and more.
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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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Principle, Practice, and the Politics of Educational Reform in Meiji Japan

Mark Elwood Lincicome - Education - 1995 - 298 pages
Scholars of modern Japan agree that education played a crucial role in that country's rapid modernization during the Meiji period (1868-1912). With few exceptions, however ...
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The Blackboard and the Bottom Line: Why Schools Can't Be Businesses

Larry Cuban - Education - 2009 - 272 pages
Ford Motor Company would not have survived the competition had it not been for an emphasis on results. We must view education the same way, the U.S. Secretary of Education ...
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American School Reform: Progressive, Equity, and Excellence Movements, 1883-1993

Maurice R. Berube - Education - 1994 - 153 pages
Analysing the educational reform movements, this text shows how they have been shaped by outside forces: Progressive Education was an offshoot of the Progressive Movement ...
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Whose America?: Culture Wars in the Public Schools

Jonathan Zimmerman - Education - 2009 - 320 pages
What do America's children learn about American history, American values, and human decency? Who decides? In this absorbing book, Jonathan Zimmerman tells the dramatic story of ...
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