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Mayoral Control of the New York City Schools

Mayoral Control of the New York City Schools (Hardback)

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This book examines the political dynamics of the governance overhaul and how the management styles of Mayor Bloomberg and School Chancellor Klein affect its design and implementation in the Mayor's first term. The trend toward mayoral governance is happening in other large cities, stimulated in part by business leaders, mayors, and states concerned about how the schools contribute to declining global competitiveness and chronic social and economic problems of inner cities.

EducationEducation TheoryEducational strategies & policyEducationEducation TheoryOrganization & management of education Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc. Publication Date: 12/12/2008 ISBN-13: 9780387711416  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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