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How schools change : lessons from three communities revisited

Author: Tony Wagner
Publisher: New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"The first edition of How Schools Change chronicled the efforts of three very different high schools to improve teaching and learning in the early 1990's. The book - with its down-to-earth descriptions of the struggles of real teachers, parents, and students and insights into the change process - is widely considered a modern educational classic. Now, in a new second edition, Wagner concisely summarizes the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Wagner
ISBN: 0415927633 9780415927635
OCLC Number: 45008578
Description: xix, 331 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / Theodore R. Sizer --
Introduction: A Nation at Risk --
1. The Hull Junior-Senior High School --
2. The Academy at Cambridge Rindge and Latin --
3. The Brimmer and May School --
4. Some Lessons Learned --
5. Reflections at the Dawn of the Millenium.
Responsibility: Tony Wagner.
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Tony Wagner examines the experiences of three representative but very different schools in Massachusetts as they attempted to implement significant program changes during the early 1990's.  Read more...

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