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Breaking the Cycle of Failed School Reform: What Five Failed Reforms Tell Us

Breaking the Cycle of Failed School Reform: What Five Failed Reforms Tell Us (Paperback)

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This book demonstrates how school reforms of the past 200 years share many common flaws. Based on an intensive three-year study of school reform in the United States, Breaking the Cycle of Failed School Reform analyzes and critiques the following historical reform movements: Lancastrian Plan, 1806; Age-graded Plan, 1848; Gary Plan, 1906; Trump Plan, 1959; School Development Plan, 1968; and Coalition of Essential Schools, 1984.

EducationEducation TheoryEducational strategies & policyEducationEducation TheoryOrganization & management of educationEducationTeaching SkillsTeaching skills & techniquesHistory & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topics Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publication Date: 28/11/2007 ISBN-13: 9781578866922  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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John Tharp is a high school principal in the Southeastern United States. He has worked as a public school teacher and administrator in the Southeast and Midwest.

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