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Incentives to improve education : a new perspective

Author: Robert W McMeekin
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northhampton, MA : E. Elgar Pub., ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Incentives to Improve Education identifies three categories of incentives: rewards, (financial rewards for teachers), competition (educational choice, often in the form of payment for education by  Read more...

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McMeekin, Robert W.
Incentives to improve education.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northhampton, MA : E. Elgar Pub., ©2003
(OCoLC)606936319
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert W McMeekin
ISBN: 1843760681 9781843760689
OCLC Number: 51053327
Description: xiii, 200 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The theoretical framework --
Institutions within schools and school performance --
Rewards for good performance --
Competition --
Threats: external standards and accountability --
Conclusions.
Responsibility: Robert McMeekin.

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