Restructuring Schools: The Next Generation of Educational Reform / Edition 1

Restructuring Schools: The Next Generation of Educational Reform / Edition 1

by Richard F. Elmore
     
 

ISBN-10: 1555422349

ISBN-13: 9781555422349

Pub. Date: 04/06/1990

Publisher: Wiley

Restructuring Schools provides administrators, state policymakers, teachers, and other educators with an understanding of what can and cannot be achieved through particular restructuring efforts and of the role they can play as individuals to make such efforts succeed.

Overview

Restructuring Schools provides administrators, state policymakers, teachers, and other educators with an understanding of what can and cannot be achieved through particular restructuring efforts and of the role they can play as individuals to make such efforts succeed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555422349
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/06/1990
Series:
Jossey-Bass Education Series
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
309
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: On Changing the Structure of Public Schools(Richard F. Elmore)
Part One: Approaches to Restructuring Schools
2. Applying Conceptions of Teaching to Organizational Reform(Brian Rowan)
3. Fostering Teacher Professionalism in Schools(Gary Sykes)
4. Organizing Schools to Encourage Teacher Inquiry(HAndrik D. Gideonse)
5. Redesigning Teachers' Work(Susan Moore Johnson)
6. Rethinking School Governance(Mary Anne Raywid)
Part Two: New Roles and Responsibilities for the District and State
7. Restructuring in Progress: Lessons from Pioneering Districts(Jane L. David)
8. Key Issues Confronting State Policymakers(Michael Cohen)
9. Conclusion: Toward a Transformation of Public Schooling(Richard F. Elmore)

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