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The Resource Do schools prepare students for a global economy?, Judeen Bartos, book editor

Do schools prepare students for a global economy?, Judeen Bartos, book editor

Label
Do schools prepare students for a global economy?
Title
Do schools prepare students for a global economy?
Statement of responsibility
Judeen Bartos, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
370.973
Index
index present
LC call number
LC66
LC item number
.D6 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Bartos, Judeen
Series statement
At issue
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  • Education
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Education and globalization
  • Educational change
Label
Do schools prepare students for a global economy?, Judeen Bartos, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-109) and index
Contents
US student achievement trends downward as other countries improve / Linda Darling-Hammond -- American schools possess strengths other countries want to emulate / Yong Zhao -- US schools can achieve more by doing less / Lawrence Baines -- Low standards cause America's poor educational performance / Amanda Ripley -- Blending traditional and online learning improves achievement / Jonathan Schorr and Deborah McGriff -- Private funders struggle to make an impact on education reform / Helen Zelon -- Large class sizes are unfair to students / Scott Thill -- US colleges lack the rigor needed to compete globally / Richard Arum and Josipa Roksa -- US students trail global peers in foreign language learning / Lewis Beale -- College access is shrinking despite demand for an educated workforce / Kim Clark -- Education budget cuts forecast a less prepared workforce / Gary Scharrer -- The United States must produce better teachers to compete globally / Judith Kleinfeld
Control code
ocn781939369
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9780737740943
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012009230
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o781939369
  • (OCoLC)781939369
Label
Do schools prepare students for a global economy?, Judeen Bartos, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-109) and index
Contents
US student achievement trends downward as other countries improve / Linda Darling-Hammond -- American schools possess strengths other countries want to emulate / Yong Zhao -- US schools can achieve more by doing less / Lawrence Baines -- Low standards cause America's poor educational performance / Amanda Ripley -- Blending traditional and online learning improves achievement / Jonathan Schorr and Deborah McGriff -- Private funders struggle to make an impact on education reform / Helen Zelon -- Large class sizes are unfair to students / Scott Thill -- US colleges lack the rigor needed to compete globally / Richard Arum and Josipa Roksa -- US students trail global peers in foreign language learning / Lewis Beale -- College access is shrinking despite demand for an educated workforce / Kim Clark -- Education budget cuts forecast a less prepared workforce / Gary Scharrer -- The United States must produce better teachers to compete globally / Judith Kleinfeld
Control code
ocn781939369
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9780737740943
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012009230
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o781939369
  • (OCoLC)781939369

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