The Future of Educational Change
Edited by Ciaran Sugrue
Normal Price: $235.00
Your Price: $211.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $23.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $10.58 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days
Future of Educational Change by Ciaran Sugrue
Book DescriptionThis timely book provides a systematic overview and critique of contemporary approaches to educational change from some of the best-known writers and scholars in the field, including Andy Hargreaves, Larry Cuban, Ivor Goodson, Jeannie Oakes, Milbrey McLaughlin, Judyth Sachs and Ann Liebermann. Divided into four sections, the book addresses the key themes: * What has been the impact of educational change? * How has the impact differed in different circumstances? * What are the new directions for research on policy and practice? * How can we link research, policy and practice? By highlighting critical lessons from the past, the book aims to set an agenda for policy-related research and the future trajectories of educational reforms, while also taking into account the dominant rhetorics of international 'social movements' and the 'refracted' nature of policy agenda at national and local levels. This book addresses issues which with many educators around the world are currently grappling. It will appeal to academics and researchers in the field, as well as providing an introduction to key issues and themes in Educational Change for graduates and practitioners.
Buy Future of Educational Change book by Ciaran Sugrue from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780415431071
(234mm x 156mm x 16mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 14-Feb-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Ciaran Sugrue
Passionate Principalship, Paperback (January 2010)
Presents an account of school leaders' lives and work as they juggle with the conflicting policy initiatives.
Future of Educational Change, Paperback (February 2008)» View all books by Ciaran Sugrue
Provides a systematic overview and critique of contemporary approaches to educational change. This book addresses the key themes: What has been the impact of educational change? How has the impact differed in different circumstances? What are the new directions for research on policy and practice? How can we link research, policy and practice?
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Future of Educational Change book by Ciaran Sugrue and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Ciaran Sugrue
Ciaran Sugrue is Reader in Leadership and School Improvement in the Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.