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Barriers to excellence : the changes needed for our schools

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Rowman & Littlefield Education, Lanham, Maryland (2012)

Call Number:

Cubb LB2822.82 .G86 2012

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9731413

Keywords:

Educational change--United States, School improvement programs--United States

Abstract:

Contents: There is trouble in our schools : a historical overview of barriers and imbalance -- Rescuing our schools : perspectives of leaders, reformers, and entrepreneurs -- The gathering of data from many directions -- Society and culture : first, most complex, and most controversial of the barriers to excellence -- Political barriers to excellence : multifaceted and difficult, but not impossible to resolve -- Economic barriers to excellence -- Psychological barriers to educational excellence -- Educational issues : process and logistical barriers -- Breaking down the barriers and restoring balance -- Education : our key to future success.

Publication Language:

eng