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The Resource The education mayor : improving America's schools, Kenneth K. Wong ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

The education mayor : improving America's schools, Kenneth K. Wong ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

Label
The education mayor : improving America's schools
Title
The education mayor
Title remainder
improving America's schools
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth K. Wong ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wong, Kenneth K.
Series statement
American governance and public policy series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • School management and organization
  • School improvement programs
  • Educational change
  • Education, Urban
  • Mayors
Label
The education mayor : improving America's schools, Kenneth K. Wong ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-236) and index
Contents
Introduction: Mayoral governance in education gains prominence -- The historical and political context of integrated governance -- The new-style education mayors -- Evaluating the effects of mayoral control -- Integrated governance as a strategy to improve school performance -- Considering the gap between high- and low-performing schools -- Accountability and urban high schools : the challenge of improving instructional practices -- Toward strategic deployment of resources -- The political dynamics in building public support for education -- Mayorally governed school districts as laboratories of democracy
Control code
ssj0000144228
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 254 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781589011793
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007007018
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000144228
Label
The education mayor : improving America's schools, Kenneth K. Wong ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-236) and index
Contents
Introduction: Mayoral governance in education gains prominence -- The historical and political context of integrated governance -- The new-style education mayors -- Evaluating the effects of mayoral control -- Integrated governance as a strategy to improve school performance -- Considering the gap between high- and low-performing schools -- Accountability and urban high schools : the challenge of improving instructional practices -- Toward strategic deployment of resources -- The political dynamics in building public support for education -- Mayorally governed school districts as laboratories of democracy
Control code
ssj0000144228
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 254 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781589011793
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007007018
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000144228

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