Includes bibliographical references (pages 364-366) and index.
How Schools Improve: Executive Summary -- Pt. 1. Introduction. 1. Learning from Success. 2. Experiences from Field Work in Typically Successful Schools -- Pt. 2. The Country Reports. 3. The Escuela Nueva School Programme in Colombia. 4. The Primary Education Reform Programme in Ethiopia. 5. Universal Primary Education in Bangladesh -- Pt. 3. International Analysis and Recommendations. 6. The Success Seen Centrally. 7. The Outcomes of Educational Reform - Seen Locally. 8. Explaining Implementation, Impact and Institutionalization. 9. Findings. 10. Implications --Appendix 3: Country-level Factors Accounting for Success of the Programme -- Appendix 5: Summary of Factors Accounting for Success of Local Implementation -- Appendix 6: Operational Definitions.