Lessons from New American Schools Development Corporation's Demonstration Phase

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Evaluates the progress of nine designs for whole-school reform currently being tested in schools.

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Overview

Evaluates the progress of nine designs for whole-school reform currently being tested in schools.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780833023698
  • Publisher: Rand Publishing
  • Publication date: 3/1/1996
  • Series: Mr-729-Nasdc Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 143
  • Product dimensions: 6.08 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Figures
Summary
Acknowledgments
Acronyms
Ch. 1 Introduction 1
Ch. 2 Essential Characteristics of and Differences Among Teams and Designs 19
Ch. 3 Relative Progress Toward Implementation 33
Ch. 4 Relative Implementation Progress Associated With Differences in Designs Or Teams 41
Ch. 5 Assistance Strategies and Their Effect on Progress 63
Ch. 6 Systemic Barriers to the Institutionalization of Whole-School Designs 85
Ch. 7 Lessons Learned About Design-Based Assistance Organizations as Agents of School Reform 103
Appendix A. Descriptions and Designs 113
Appendix B. Methodology for Research 133
References 139
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