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Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform

Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform - 2nd edition

Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9781607095019

ISBN10: 1607095017

Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform by Iris C. Rotberg - ISBN 9781607095019
Edition: 2ND 10
Copyright: 2010
Publisher: Scarecrow Press, Inc.
Published: 2010
International: No
Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform by Iris C. Rotberg - ISBN 9781607095019

ISBN13: 9781607095019

ISBN10: 1607095017

Edition: 2ND 10

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In Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform, Rotberg brings together examples of current education reforms in sixteen countries, written by _insiders_. This book goes beyond myths and stereotypes and describes the difficult trade-offs countries make as they attempt to implement reforms in the context of societal and global change. In some countries, reforms are a response to major political or economic shifts; in others, they are motivated by large upsurges in immigration and increased student diversity. Irrespective of the reasons for education reform, all countries face decisions about resource allocation, equality of educational opportunity across diverse populations, access to higher education, student testing and tracking, teacher accountability, school choice, and innovation. The essays in this volume reveal: _

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Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform by Iris C. Rotberg - ISBN 9781578861460
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