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Inventing Better Schools: An Action Plan for Educational Reform / Edition 1

Inventing Better Schools: An Action Plan for Educational Reform / Edition 1

by Phillip C. Schlechty
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787956104

ISBN-13: 2900787956102

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: Wiley

A hands-on, practical guide to leading and implementing school restructuring and educational reform
Building on the strategic framework for school reform outlined in his first book, Schools for the 21st Century, Phillip Schlechty now presents an action plan for implementing those reforms. With proven strategies and step-by-step advice, Inventing Better Schools

Overview

A hands-on, practical guide to leading and implementing school restructuring and educational reform
Building on the strategic framework for school reform outlined in his first book, Schools for the 21st Century, Phillip Schlechty now presents an action plan for implementing those reforms. With proven strategies and step-by-step advice, Inventing Better Schools guides local school leaders, teachers, parents and community leaders through each stage of school restructuring and reform-from developing a mission statement and setting goals to creating district support for change and assessing results.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900787956102
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320

Table of Contents

1. The Never Ending Story
2. The Need for Invention
3. The Technological Imperative
4. Producing Knowledge Work
5. Beliefs, Visions, and Mission
6. Assessing District Capacity
7. Creating the Capacity to Support Change
8. Changing the System
9. Working on the Work
10. Measuring What Matters Most
11. Leading the Change Process
12. Inventing the Future: The Task Before Us

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