How to change 5000 schools : a practical and positive approach for leading change at every level / Ben Levin

Author(s): Levin, Benjamin
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Subjects: Educational change--Ontario
Education and state--Ontario
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard Education Press, c2008
LC Classification: L, LB
Physical Description: x, 256 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction 1
1. A Personal Odyssey 13
2. The Ontario Education Strategy 23
3. How Much Can We Expect from Public Education? 49
4. Why Improving Schools Is So Hard to Do 63
5. An Agenda for Improving Teaching and Learning 91
6. Organizational Supports for an Education Agenda 119
7. Building Public Confidence in Public Education 139
8. Leadership for Improvement 171
9. Managing the Distractions without Losing Focus 201
10. What Can and Should Be Done? 229
References 241
Index 251
Alternate Titles: How to change five thousand schools
Notes: LCCN: 2008928885
ISBN: 1934742082 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9781934742082 (pbk.)
ISBN: 1934742090 (lib. ed.)
ISBN: 9781934742099 (lib. ed.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-248) and index
Contents: A personal odyssey -- The Ontario education strategy -- How much can we expect from public education? -- Why improving schools is so hard to do -- An agenda for improving teaching and learning -- Organizational supports for an education agenda -- Building public confidence in public education -- Leadership for improvement -- Managing the distractions without losing focus -- What can and should be done?
OCLC Number: 244608850
ISBN/ISSN: 1934742082