Educational Leadership for America's Schools / Edition 1

Educational Leadership for America's Schools / Edition 1

by Allan R. Odden
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070474893

ISBN-13: 9780070474895

Pub. Date: 02/28/1995

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Although it is intended to be a core text for introductory courses in educational administration,its focus on school reform and policymaking also make it adaptable to courses in 1) school leadership and 2) school policy. It is a forward looking book whose purpose is to show how our existing knowledge base can be used to achieve a coherent,school-wide program of…  See more details below

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Although it is intended to be a core text for introductory courses in educational administration,its focus on school reform and policymaking also make it adaptable to courses in 1) school leadership and 2) school policy. It is a forward looking book whose purpose is to show how our existing knowledge base can be used to achieve a coherent,school-wide program of action keyed to the national educational goals that are emerging from current reform efforts in education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070474895
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
02/28/1995
Pages:
416

Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1: New Challenges for American Education
CHAPTER 2: American Students: Who They Are and What They Know
CHAPTER 3: New Understandings About Student Learning
CHAPTER 4: Curriculum and Assessment for Learning to Think
CHAPTER 5: Teachers for a Thinking Oriented Curriculum
CHAPTER 6: High Performance School Organizations
CHAPTER 7: System and School Leadership
CHAPTER 8: Policy Implementation and Educational Change
CHAPTER 9: Local Leadership and Policy
CHAPTER 10: State Education Leadership and Policy
CHAPTER 11: National Education Leadership and Policy
CHAPTER 12: The Courts and Education Reform Policy
CHAPTER 13: School Finance in the 1990s

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