By Helen Janc Malone
“You won’t discover a greater booklet on whole-system swap that covers lots floor in such an available shape than Leading academic Change!”
—From the Foreword by Michael Fullan, Professor Emeritus, OISE, collage of Toronto
“This e-book tackles severe matters and conundrums approximately tips to create effective academic platforms through a bunch of exceedingly a professional proposal leaders from the U.S. and round the world. either policymakers and practitioners will reap the benefits of those priceless insights.”
—Linda Darling-Hammond, Charles E. Ducommun Professor of schooling at Stanford collage, writer of The Flat international and Education
“A well-edited and engaging anthology with a large choice of prescriptions, from the strong to the improbable.”
—Sir Michael Barber, leader schooling consultant, Pearson
“This ebook offers precisely what we'd like at this second within the schooling firm: clear-eyed and far-reaching analyses from our brightest minds at the difficulties and capability recommendations to supplying higher educators and schooling amid a greatly altering, globally aggressive, and interconnected twenty first century.”
—Gregory A. Patterson, coping with Editor, Phi Delta Kappan Magazine
This assortment good points unique essays from foreign superstars within the box of academic swap. each one “think piece” attracts at the most up-to-date wisdom from study, coverage, and perform to supply very important insights for growing systemic, significant reform. The authors without delay handle modern demanding situations, misconceptions, and failed suggestions, whereas additionally delivering suggestions, principles, and guiding questions for exam. precise in its breadth of rules and variety of voices, Leading academic Change is must-reading for schooling selection makers on all degrees, frontline practitioners, and everybody concerned with kids and adolescent studying. including the net better half Instructor’s consultant, this can be additionally an ideal textual content for tutorial management and coverage courses.
Contributors: Mel Ainscow, Stephen E. Anderson, Rukmini Banerji, Gabriel Cámara, Maria Helena Guimarães de Castro, Madhav Chavan, Amanda Datnow, Sherry L. Deckman, Lorna Earl, Patrick Griffin, Silvina Gvirtz, Andy Hargreaves, Alma Harris, Jonathan D. Jansen, Elena Lenskaya, Ann Lieberman, Helen Janc Malone, Barry McGaw, Pak Tee Ng, Pasi Sahlberg, Andreas Schleicher, Dennis Shirley, James P. Spillane, Louise Stoll, Esteban Torre, Yong Zhao
Helen Janc Malone, Ed.D., is an academic researcher devoted to connecting learn, coverage, and perform in aid of pupil studying and optimistic improvement. Her paintings facilities on academic swap, whole-system reform, accelerated studying, and K–16 pathways.
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