The Resource Brookings papers on education policy, 1999, Diane Ravitch, editor ; sponsored by the Brown Center for Education Policy

Brookings papers on education policy, 1999, Diane Ravitch, editor ; sponsored by the Brown Center for Education Policy

Label
Brookings papers on education policy, 1999
Title
Brookings papers on education policy, 1999
Statement of responsibility
Diane Ravitch, editor ; sponsored by the Brown Center for Education Policy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
379.158
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
LC89
LC item number
.B747 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ravitch, Diane
  • Brookings Institution
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education and state
  • Education
  • Educational change
  • EDUCATION
  • Education and state
  • Education
  • Educational change
  • United States
Summary expansion
This second annual issue of the series focuses on the state of urban education in America. It provides in-depth, jargon-free analysis of the most important issues in education today -- from some of the country's leading experts. Edited by Diane Ravitch, one of the nation's foremost education authorities, Brookings Papers on Education Policy is an indispensable guide to understanding education trends and emerging issues. Contents include: "History of Urban Education in this Century" by Jeffrey Mirel, Emory University "School Reform in Chicago" by Anthony Bryk, University of Chicago "Lessons from Houston" by Donald McAdams, Houston Independent School Board "Problems of Managing a Big-City School System" by Stanley Litow, IBM Corporation "Single-Sex Schooling: Law, Policy, and Research" by Rosemary C. Salomone, St. John's University School of Law "How Litigation Has Undermined Schools" by Abigail Thernstrom, Manhattan Institute/Massachusetts Board of Education "Creating Successful Urban Schools" by James Comer, Yale Child Study Center "Voucher Experiments" by Paul Peterson, Harvard University "Proposed Reforms of Governance" by Paul Hill, University of Washington
Label
Brookings papers on education policy, 1999, Diane Ravitch, editor ; sponsored by the Brown Center for Education Policy
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https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=4894
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Contains edited versions of the papers and comments presented at the second Brookings annual conference on education policy, held May 18-19, 1998
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / Diane Ravitch -- Urban public schools in the twentieth century : the view from Detroit / Jeffrey Mirel -- Policy lessons from Chciago's experience with decentralization / Anthony S. Bryk -- Lessons from Houston / Donald R. McAdams -- Problems of managing a big-city school system / Stanley S. Litow -- Single-sex schooling : law, policy, and research / Rosemary C. Salomone -- Where did all the order go? : school discipline and the law / Abigail Thernstrom
  • Creating successful urban schools / James P. Comer -- Top ten questions asked about school choice / Paul E. Peterson -- Supplying effective public schools in big cities / Paul T. Hill
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (462 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585099255
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42331038
  • (OCoLC)ocm42331038
Label
Brookings papers on education policy, 1999, Diane Ravitch, editor ; sponsored by the Brown Center for Education Policy
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=4894
Publication
Note
Contains edited versions of the papers and comments presented at the second Brookings annual conference on education policy, held May 18-19, 1998
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / Diane Ravitch -- Urban public schools in the twentieth century : the view from Detroit / Jeffrey Mirel -- Policy lessons from Chciago's experience with decentralization / Anthony S. Bryk -- Lessons from Houston / Donald R. McAdams -- Problems of managing a big-city school system / Stanley S. Litow -- Single-sex schooling : law, policy, and research / Rosemary C. Salomone -- Where did all the order go? : school discipline and the law / Abigail Thernstrom
  • Creating successful urban schools / James P. Comer -- Top ten questions asked about school choice / Paul E. Peterson -- Supplying effective public schools in big cities / Paul T. Hill
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (462 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585099255
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42331038
  • (OCoLC)ocm42331038

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