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
     
 

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.

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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

Preface
About the Authors
1The Formation of the American High School: 1635-18903
2The Development of the Comprehensive High School: 1890-192017
3Institutionalization of the Comprehensive High School: 1920-198034
4High Expectations79
5Personal Support103
6Academic Autonomy124
7Anchoring Schools on a Clearly Defined Learning Imperative139
8Building Schools of Humanized, Intellectual Relationships for Learning160
9Nesting Schools in a Dynamic, Adaptive Local Culture for Change194
10Linking Schools With the Home and Family208
11Explanation and Integration: Exploring the Theoretical Underpinnings of Research on the Productive High School231
References248
Index269

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