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Political will and improving public schools : seven reflections for Americans to consider

Author: Daniel Heller
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014.
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The essays in this book deal with situations or issues in public education which we need to address. While some of these situations seem clear and almost obvious, making the necessary changes and admitting the truth to ourselves is not necessarily going to happen easily.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Heller, Daniel.
Political Will and Improving Public Schools.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Heller
ISBN: 9781475805482 1475805489 9781306948944 1306948940
OCLC Number: 883568873
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 101 pages)
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments Introduction Chapter 1: Toward a Leadership Theory of Kindness and Compassion Chapter 2: High Schools and Wood Stoves Chapter 3: The Malleable High School: Meeting the Need Chapter 4: Teachers are Not Professionals Chapter 5: Logical Leadership: Who's in Charge of School? Chapter 6: We Owe it to the Profession: Nurturing the Next Generation Chapter 7: The Product: The Purpose of Public Education Conclusion About the Author
Responsibility: Daniel Heller.

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