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International handbook of school effectiveness and improvement, edited by Tony Townsend ; with Beatrice Avalos ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

Label
International handbook of school effectiveness and improvement
Title
International handbook of school effectiveness and improvement
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tony Townsend ; with Beatrice Avalos ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book discusses a series of issues currently at the forefront of educational debate internationally, using works of distinguished authors from many regions of the world
Member of
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
Dewey number
371.207
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
LB2822.8
LC item number
.I59 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Avalos, Beatrice
  • Townsend, Tony
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
Series statement
Springer international handbooks of education
Series volume
v. 17
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  • School improvement programs
  • School improvement programs
  • School improvement programs
  • Educational evaluation
  • Educational evaluation
  • Enseignement
  • Enseignement
  • Enseignement
  • Évaluation en éducation
  • Évaluation en éducation
Label
International handbook of school effectiveness and improvement, edited by Tony Townsend ; with Beatrice Avalos ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/sprihsei
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Section 1 A Review of the Progress -- 1 20 years of ICSEI : The Impact of School Effectiveness and School Improvement on School Reform / Tony Townsend -- 2 Four Decades of Body-Surfing the Breakers of School Reform Just Waving, Not Drowning / Hedley Beare -- 3 Generic and Differentiated models of Educational Effectiveness Implications for the Improvement of Educational Practice / Leonidas Kyriakides -- 4 Improving school effectiveness Retrospective and Prospective / John MacBeath -- 5 School Effectiveness research in Latin America / Javier Murillo -- 6 "Effective for What; Effective for Whom?" Two Questions SESI Should Not Ignore / Ira Bogotch, Luis Mirón, Gert Biesta -- 7 Pursuing the Contextualisation Agenda Recent progress and future prospects / MartinThrupp, Ruth Lupton, and Ceri Brown -- Section 2 A World Showcase School Effectiveness and Improvement from All Corners -- The Americas -- 8 A quarter century of school effectiveness and improvement research in the United States / Charles Teddlie and Sam Stringfield -- 9 History of the school effectiveness and improvement movement in Canada over the past 25 years / Larry Sackney -- 10 School Improvement in Latin America Innovations over 25 years (1980-2006) / Beatrice Avalos -- Europe -- 11 Growing together School Effectiveness and School Improvement in the UK / Louise Stoll and Pam Sammons -- 12 Educational Effectiveness and Improvement The development of the field in mainland Europe / Bert P. M. Creemers -- Asia and the Pacific -- 13 School Effectiveness and Improvement in Asia Three Waves, Nine Trends and Challenges / Yin Cheong Cheng and Wai-ming Tam -- 14 School effectiveness and improvement in Taiwan / Hui-Ling Pan -- 15 School effectiveness and improvement in Mainland China / Daming Feng -- 16 The Maturing of a Movement Tracking Research, Policy and Practice in Australia / Brian Caldwell -- 17 Schooling Reform Reflections on the New Zealand Experience / Howard Fancy -- Africa and The Middle East -- 18 History of the school effectiveness and improvement movement in Africa / Brahm Fleisch -- 19 School Autonomy for School Effectiveness and Improvement : The Case of Israel / Ami Volansky -- 20 Recent Initiatives in School Effectiveness and Improvement : The Case of Turkey / Ismail Guven -- 21 Recent Initiatives in School Effectiveness and Improvement : The Case of the Islamic Republic of Iran / Azam Azimi -- Section 3 Resources, School Effectiveness and Improvement -- 22 The relationship between student attainment and school resources, Rosalind Levac̆ić -- 23 Accountability, funding and school improvement in Canada / Charles Ungerleider and Ben Levin -- 24 Cost and financing of education and its impact on coverage and quality of services and efficiency and equity in Sub-Saharan African Countries / Alain Mingat -- 25 Resources and School Effectiveness and Improvement / Jim Spinks --
  • Section 4 Accountability and Diversity, School Effectiveness and Improvement -- 26 School effectiveness, school improvement and the accountability and standards agenda - a European Survey / David Reynolds -- 27 Evolution of school performance research in the USA From school effectiveness to school accountability and back / Susan Kochan -- 28 Education decentralisation and accountability relationships in Latin American and the Caribbean Region / Emanuela di Gropello -- 29 Equity, Efficiency and the Development of South African Schools / Nick Taylor -- 30 Policy Perspective on School Effectiveness and Improvement at the State Level : The Case of South Australia / Steve Marshall -- 31 Diverse populations and school effectiveness and improvement in the USA / Sue Lasky et al. -- Section 5 Changing Schools Through Strategic Leadership -- 32 School Leadership, School Effectiveness and School Improvement Democratic and Integrative Leadership / Lejf Moos and Stephan Huber -- 33 Leadership and School Reform Factors / Robert J. Marzano -- 34 The Emotional Side of School Improvement A Leadership Perspective / Kenneth Leithwood -- 35 Leadership and School Effectiveness and Improvement / Halia Silins and BBill Mulford -- 36 Leadership Development for School Effectiveness and Improvement in East Asia / Allan Walker et al -- Section 6 Changing Teachers and Classrooms for School Improvement -- 37 Teacher Leadership Barriers and Supports / Joseph Murphy -- 38 The Continuing Professional Development of Teachers Issues of coherence, cohesion and effectiveness / Chris Day and Ruth Leitch -- 39 The evolving role of teachers in effective schools / Eugene Schaffer et al. -- 40 Teacher education and professional development for sustainable school effectiveness / Wai-ming Tam and Yin Cheong Cheng -- 41 School and Teacher Effectiveness Implications of Findings from Evidence-based Research on Teaching and Teacher Quality / Kerry Rowe -- 42 System Supports for Teacher Learning and School Improvement / Janet H. Chrispeels, Carrie A. Andrews with Margarita González -- 43 Curriculum reforms and instructional improvement in Asia / Kerry Kennedy -- Section 7 Models of School Improvement -- 44 Effective School Improvement - Ingredients for Success The Results of an International Comparative Study of Best Practice Case Studies / Bert P. M. Creemers et al -- 45 Self-directed learning as a key approach to effectiveness of education A comparison among Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan / Magdalena Mo Ching Mok and Yin Cheong Cheng et al -- 46 Coming and going Educational policy and secondary school strategy in the context of poverty - Latin American case studies / Claudia Jacinto and Ada Freytes -- 47 The School Review process the case of the British schools in Latin America / David Bamford -- 48 Inquiry-based science education and its impact on school improvement The ECBI program in Chile / Rosa Devés and Patricia López -- 49 Creating new schools using evidence based solutions - a Case Study / Jenny Lewis -- 50 Best Practice in Secondary Schools The Case of Salisbury High School / Helen Paphitis -- Afterword Learning from the Past to Reframe the Future -- 51 School Effectiveness and Improvement in the 21st Century Reframing for the future / Tony Townsend
Control code
9781780345055
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (64 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781780345055
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
51 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)slc00228377
  • (Credo)sprihsei2007
  • (OCoLC)184985015
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
International handbook of school effectiveness and improvement, edited by Tony Townsend ; with Beatrice Avalos ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/sprihsei
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Section 1 A Review of the Progress -- 1 20 years of ICSEI : The Impact of School Effectiveness and School Improvement on School Reform / Tony Townsend -- 2 Four Decades of Body-Surfing the Breakers of School Reform Just Waving, Not Drowning / Hedley Beare -- 3 Generic and Differentiated models of Educational Effectiveness Implications for the Improvement of Educational Practice / Leonidas Kyriakides -- 4 Improving school effectiveness Retrospective and Prospective / John MacBeath -- 5 School Effectiveness research in Latin America / Javier Murillo -- 6 "Effective for What; Effective for Whom?" Two Questions SESI Should Not Ignore / Ira Bogotch, Luis Mirón, Gert Biesta -- 7 Pursuing the Contextualisation Agenda Recent progress and future prospects / MartinThrupp, Ruth Lupton, and Ceri Brown -- Section 2 A World Showcase School Effectiveness and Improvement from All Corners -- The Americas -- 8 A quarter century of school effectiveness and improvement research in the United States / Charles Teddlie and Sam Stringfield -- 9 History of the school effectiveness and improvement movement in Canada over the past 25 years / Larry Sackney -- 10 School Improvement in Latin America Innovations over 25 years (1980-2006) / Beatrice Avalos -- Europe -- 11 Growing together School Effectiveness and School Improvement in the UK / Louise Stoll and Pam Sammons -- 12 Educational Effectiveness and Improvement The development of the field in mainland Europe / Bert P. M. Creemers -- Asia and the Pacific -- 13 School Effectiveness and Improvement in Asia Three Waves, Nine Trends and Challenges / Yin Cheong Cheng and Wai-ming Tam -- 14 School effectiveness and improvement in Taiwan / Hui-Ling Pan -- 15 School effectiveness and improvement in Mainland China / Daming Feng -- 16 The Maturing of a Movement Tracking Research, Policy and Practice in Australia / Brian Caldwell -- 17 Schooling Reform Reflections on the New Zealand Experience / Howard Fancy -- Africa and The Middle East -- 18 History of the school effectiveness and improvement movement in Africa / Brahm Fleisch -- 19 School Autonomy for School Effectiveness and Improvement : The Case of Israel / Ami Volansky -- 20 Recent Initiatives in School Effectiveness and Improvement : The Case of Turkey / Ismail Guven -- 21 Recent Initiatives in School Effectiveness and Improvement : The Case of the Islamic Republic of Iran / Azam Azimi -- Section 3 Resources, School Effectiveness and Improvement -- 22 The relationship between student attainment and school resources, Rosalind Levac̆ić -- 23 Accountability, funding and school improvement in Canada / Charles Ungerleider and Ben Levin -- 24 Cost and financing of education and its impact on coverage and quality of services and efficiency and equity in Sub-Saharan African Countries / Alain Mingat -- 25 Resources and School Effectiveness and Improvement / Jim Spinks --
  • Section 4 Accountability and Diversity, School Effectiveness and Improvement -- 26 School effectiveness, school improvement and the accountability and standards agenda - a European Survey / David Reynolds -- 27 Evolution of school performance research in the USA From school effectiveness to school accountability and back / Susan Kochan -- 28 Education decentralisation and accountability relationships in Latin American and the Caribbean Region / Emanuela di Gropello -- 29 Equity, Efficiency and the Development of South African Schools / Nick Taylor -- 30 Policy Perspective on School Effectiveness and Improvement at the State Level : The Case of South Australia / Steve Marshall -- 31 Diverse populations and school effectiveness and improvement in the USA / Sue Lasky et al. -- Section 5 Changing Schools Through Strategic Leadership -- 32 School Leadership, School Effectiveness and School Improvement Democratic and Integrative Leadership / Lejf Moos and Stephan Huber -- 33 Leadership and School Reform Factors / Robert J. Marzano -- 34 The Emotional Side of School Improvement A Leadership Perspective / Kenneth Leithwood -- 35 Leadership and School Effectiveness and Improvement / Halia Silins and BBill Mulford -- 36 Leadership Development for School Effectiveness and Improvement in East Asia / Allan Walker et al -- Section 6 Changing Teachers and Classrooms for School Improvement -- 37 Teacher Leadership Barriers and Supports / Joseph Murphy -- 38 The Continuing Professional Development of Teachers Issues of coherence, cohesion and effectiveness / Chris Day and Ruth Leitch -- 39 The evolving role of teachers in effective schools / Eugene Schaffer et al. -- 40 Teacher education and professional development for sustainable school effectiveness / Wai-ming Tam and Yin Cheong Cheng -- 41 School and Teacher Effectiveness Implications of Findings from Evidence-based Research on Teaching and Teacher Quality / Kerry Rowe -- 42 System Supports for Teacher Learning and School Improvement / Janet H. Chrispeels, Carrie A. Andrews with Margarita González -- 43 Curriculum reforms and instructional improvement in Asia / Kerry Kennedy -- Section 7 Models of School Improvement -- 44 Effective School Improvement - Ingredients for Success The Results of an International Comparative Study of Best Practice Case Studies / Bert P. M. Creemers et al -- 45 Self-directed learning as a key approach to effectiveness of education A comparison among Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan / Magdalena Mo Ching Mok and Yin Cheong Cheng et al -- 46 Coming and going Educational policy and secondary school strategy in the context of poverty - Latin American case studies / Claudia Jacinto and Ada Freytes -- 47 The School Review process the case of the British schools in Latin America / David Bamford -- 48 Inquiry-based science education and its impact on school improvement The ECBI program in Chile / Rosa Devés and Patricia López -- 49 Creating new schools using evidence based solutions - a Case Study / Jenny Lewis -- 50 Best Practice in Secondary Schools The Case of Salisbury High School / Helen Paphitis -- Afterword Learning from the Past to Reframe the Future -- 51 School Effectiveness and Improvement in the 21st Century Reframing for the future / Tony Townsend
Control code
9781780345055
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (64 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781780345055
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
51 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)slc00228377
  • (Credo)sprihsei2007
  • (OCoLC)184985015
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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