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Title The futures of school reform / edited by Jal Mehta, Robert B. Schwartz, and Frederick M. Hess.

Published Cambridge, MA : Harvard Education Press, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  371.2001 FUTU    AVAILABLE
Physical description vi, 270 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The futures of school reform : If we keep doing what we're doing, we're never going to get there / Jal Mehta, Robert B. Schwartz, and Frederick M. Hess -- Learning from abroad : Rapid improvement is possible, even in a system like ours / Ben Levin, Robert B. Schwartz, and Adam Gamoran -- Building on practical knowledge : The key to a stronger profession is learning from the field / Jal Mehta, Louis M. Gomez, and Anthony S. Bryk -- Moving to a mixed model : Without an appropriate role for the market, the education sector will stagnate / Terry M. Moe and Paul T. Hill -- "Unbundling" schools and schooling : Let's think more flexibly about how to structure institutions and jobs / Frederick M. Hess and Olivia Meeks -- Addressing the disadvantages of poverty : Why ignore the most important challenge of the post-standards era? / Jeffrey Henig, Helen Janc Malone, and Paul Reville -- Redefining education : The future of learning is not the future of schooling / Elizabeth A. City, Richard F. Elmore, and Doug Lynch -- The courage to achieve our ambitions : Five pathways for the future / Jal Mehta -- Appendix : The futures of school reform participants.
Other author Mehta, Jal.
Schwartz, R. B. (Robert B.)
Hess, Frederick M.
Subject Educational change -- United States.
ISBN 9781612504728 (hardback)
1612504728 (hardback)
161250471X (paperback)
9781612504711 (paperback)