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Meeting The Challenges of Primary Schooling

1st Edition

By Lloyd Logan, Judyth Sachs

Routledge

280 pages

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Description

Teachers in primary schools deal with a wide range of issues every day. This book helps teachers to understand those issues, and how they fit in with recent government policies and initiatives.

Each chapter looks at:

* relevant statements of policy or initiative

* how these statements fit into the context of specific schools

* the challenges they present for those involved in schools

* how schools can respond to these challenges

* learning across contexts

Each chapter has been written by one practitioner and one academic and between them the chapters cover the whole range of Australian primary schools.

Reviews

'This is a useful and thought-provoking view of an educational system in the throes of change and reflection' - - Education Review

'…if you are looking for a different view on problems which you have faced, and do face, in primary schooling in this country, the book is well worth dipping into.' - Managing Schools Today

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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EDUCATION / General