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School Effectiveness And School-Based Management
A Mechanism For Development




ISBN 9780750704588
Published July 1, 1996 by Routledge
218 Pages

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Book Description

The aim of this book is to bridge the widening gap between ongoing educational reforms and the lack of advances in knowledge, research and practice. Included is a description of new mechanisms in fields such as leadership, staff development and curriculum change.

Table of Contents

Part 1 School effectiveness: school functions and school effectiveness; models of school effectiveness; a dynamic perspective of school effectiveness. Part 2 School-based management: the theory of school-based management; self-management at multiple levels; a school-based management mechanism for development. Part 3 Practice: leadership for the school- based management mechanism; management of school-based staff development; management of school-based curriculum change; management of school-based change; conclusion - the future of research on school effectiveness and school-based management.

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Biography

Yin Cheong Cheng