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Reform can make a difference : a guide to school reform / Darlene Leiding.

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Author/Creator:
Leiding, Darlene, 1943-
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2009
Imprint:
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Education, c2009.
Format:
  • Book
  • iii, 177 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-176).
Contents:
  • Historical waves of reform
  • The change process : a quiet revolution
  • Comprehensive school reform
  • School reform models
  • Reinventing the American high school
  • School choice
  • Rethinking issues in educational reform
  • Role of poverty in school reform
  • Results matter.
Publisher's Summary:
This book explores some of the unique characteristics of school reform and also focus on the role of poverty in reform including the negative effects of low-income neighborhoods on the youth who reside there, concluding that reducing poverty can lead to more positive academic behavior and success.
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ISBN:
9781607094067
1607094061
9781607094074
160709407X
9781607094081
1607094088

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