The Productive High School: Creating Personalized Academic Communities

The Productive High School: Creating Personalized Academic Communities

by Joseph F. Murphy, Lynn G. Beck, Marilyn W. Crawford, Amy Slamp
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0761977775

ISBN-13: 9780761977773

Pub. Date: 02/20/2001

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This book provides research-based literature focused on high school level educational reform—an area not adequately addressed by the current literature on school reform.

Overview

This book provides research-based literature focused on high school level educational reform—an area not adequately addressed by the current literature on school reform.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761977773
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
02/20/2001
Series:
One-off Series
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: LESSONS LEARNED
Formation of the American High School
1635-1890
Development of the Comprehensive High School
1890-1920
Institutionalization of the Comprehensive High School
1920-1980
PART TWO: THE CLASSROOM DYNAMICS OF ENGAGED LEARNING AND TEACHING
High Expectations
Personal Support
Academic Autonomy
PART THREE: WEAVING SUPPORT FOR A PERSONALIZED, ACADEMIC HIGH SCHOOL
Anchoring Schools on a Clearly Defined Learning Imperative
Building Schools on Humanized, Intellectual Relationships for Learning
Nesting Schools in a Dynamic, Adaptive Local Culture for Change
Linking Schools with Home and Family
PART FOUR: CONCLUSION
Explanation and Integration
Exploring the Theoretical Underpinnings of Research on the Productive High School

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