The rising state : how state power is transforming our nation's schools
Source:SUNY Press, Albany N.Y., p.278 (2009)
Call Number:Cubb LC89 .R57 2009
Keywords:Education and state--United States--States, Educational accountability--United States--States, Government aid to education--United States--States, School improvement programs--United States--States
"State and national policymakers are increasingly important in shaping the nature, scope, and direction of education initiatives, resulting in the erosion of local control. The Rising State weaves together leading national experts' perspectives that focus on equity, comparative differences in state educational policies, agenda setting, and the nationalization of education policy."