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  1. Modernising Education in Britain and China

    Comparative Perspectives on Excellence and Social Inclusion

    By Patricia Potts

    In spite of the perceived differences between Eastern and Western culture and society, the education systems of Britain and China can be seen to share certain goals, priorities and challenges. Modernisation is very much a core objective for educators in both countries. Moreover, both education...

    Published January 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  2. Reshaping the Landscape of School Leadership Development

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by Philip Hallinger

    Series: Contexts of Learning

    Reshaping the Landscape of School Leadership Development: A Global Perspective traces developments in this arena as they evolved since 1980. The book is comprised of chapters authored by the leading scholars in the fields of educational leadership and school leadership development from the United...

    Published January 1st 2003 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Educational Evaluation, Assessment and Monitoring

    A Systematic Approach

    By Cees Glas, Jaap Scheerens, Sally M. Thomas

    Series: Contexts of Learning

    This book looks at the foundations of school self-evaluation from a scientific as from a practical perspective. Planning concepts, restructuring of education systems, organizational theory on schools, evaluation methodology and models of school effectiveness and school improvement are discussed as...

    Published January 1st 2003 by Taylor & Francis

  4. Self-Evaluation in the Global Classroom

    Edited by John MacBeath, Hidenori Sugimine

    Self-evaluation is going global. This book describes what happened when teams of school students from across the world embarked on the trip of a lifetime to explore the school lives of their international contemporaries.The students involved in The Learning School project used a variety of tools to...

    Published October 24th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Writing at Work

    A Guide to Better Writing in Administration, Business and Management

    By Robert Barrass

    Many employers complain about the poor communication skills of many young people seeking employment; and many people in employment are handicapped by the poor quality of their written work. While bad spelling, ineffective punctuation and faults in grammar create barriers between the writer and the...

    Published July 25th 2002 by Routledge

  6. International Education in Practice

    Dimensions for Schools and International Schools

    Edited by Mary Hayden, Jeff Thompson, George Walker

    Edited by three leading figures in the field, this book offers an absolutely authoritative interpretation of international education today. Under the umbrella of groups such as the International Baccalaureate Organization, academic research, increasing student numbers and interest from national...

    Published May 1st 2002 by Routledge

  7. An International Dictionary of Adult and Continuing Education

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Jarvis

    Containing over 5000 essential references to people, organisations, words and concepts in the field of adult education, this thorough and comprehensive volume represents the standard reference for anyone seeking information on the education of adults....

    Published January 1st 2002 by Routledge

  8. Globalization and Women in Academia


    By Carmen Luke

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    In this cross-cultural exploration of the comparative experiences of Asian and Western women in higher education management, leading feminist theorist Carmen Luke constructs a provocative framework that situates her own standpoint and experiences alongside those of Asian women she studied over a...

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  9. Basic Education at a Distance

    World Review of Distance Education and Open Learning: Volume 2

    Edited by Jo Bradley, Chris Yates

    Open and distance learning has been used in many ways in the recent past to provide both primary education and adult education. The Commonwealth of Learning works with governments, schools and universities with the aim of strengthening the capacities of Commonwealth member countries in developing...

    Published October 12th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Self-Evaluation in European Schools

    A Story of Change

    By Lars Jakobsen, John MacBeath, Denis Meuret, Michael Schratz

    In a political and economic climate in which school performance is made public, performance tables and inspectors' reports can only tell a partial story.This is a unique book. It tells the story of one school seen through the eyes of a pupil, a parent, a teacher, a headteacher and a critical friend...

    Published September 21st 2000 by Routledge