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Not by schools alone : sharing responsibility for America's education reform

Author: Sandra A Waddock
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1995.
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Not by Schools Alone takes a compelling look at the realities of modern education: attitude problems hindering change, isolation and bureaucratic rigidity, and proliferating social problems afflicting children and families. Author Sandra Waddock proposes that we all, whether in business, social service, or health care agencies, government or civic leaders, or simply parents, have roles to play and responsibilities  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Waddock, Sandra A.
Not by schools alone.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1995
(OCoLC)622520922
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra A Waddock
ISBN: 0275947904 9780275947903
OCLC Number: 30976984
Description: xiv, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. A Context of Change --
2. The Social Fabric of Education --
3. The Institutional Fabric of Education --
4. The Realities and Responsibilities of Education --
5. Not Alone: Outside in Thinking --
6. System Dynamics of School failure --
7. Structure as Possibility --
8. Structure as Solution --
9. Networks and Schools --
10. Businesses and Other Employers Linked to Schools --
11. Conclusions.
Responsibility: Sandra A. Waddock.

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