Policy-Making in Education: A Holistic Approach in Response to Global Changes

Policy-Making in Education: A Holistic Approach in Response to Global Changes

by Miriam Ben-Peretz
     
 

This book is based on the notion that an adequate response to globalization challenges requires a holistic approach to several different dimensions - immigration, technology, economy, and environment - as well as effective collaboration and coordination among the central domains of education: curriculum, teaching, and teacher education.See more details below

Overview

This book is based on the notion that an adequate response to globalization challenges requires a holistic approach to several different dimensions - immigration, technology, economy, and environment - as well as effective collaboration and coordination among the central domains of education: curriculum, teaching, and teacher education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781607091615
Publisher:
R&L Education
Publication date:
04/16/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
170
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Miriam Ben-Peretz is Professor Emeritus of Education at the University of Haifa, former dean of the school of education at the University of Haifa, and past president of Tel-Hai Academic College.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Foreword Part 2 Introduction Part 3 Global Changes: For Better or Worse? Chapter 4 Demographic Changes: Who Is Who in a Global World? Chapter 5 Economic Globalization: For Richer for Poorer, for Better for Worse Chapter 6 The Information Highway: Where Does It Lead? Chapter 7 Environmental Degradation Part 8 The Magic Number "3": Coordinating Three Domains of Education in Response to Globalization Chapter 9 The Curriculum Domain and Policy-Making in Education Chapter 10 The Role of Teachers and Policy-Making in Education Chapter 11 Teacher Education and Policy-Making in Education Part 12 The Anatomy of Policy-Making in Education: My Personal Experiences and Beyond Chapter 13 The Case of Reform of the Israeli Matriculation Examinations Chapter 14 The Case of Reform of Teacher Education Chapter 15 Educational Reform in Israel: An Example of Synergy in Education Part 16 Policy-Making in Education in the Twenty-First Century Chapter 17 Modes of Policy-Making in Education Chapter 18 Factors and Stakeholders that Influence Education Policy Chapter 19 A Holistic Framework for Policy Making in Education in Response to Global Changes Part 20 Epilogue

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