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Policy Analysis for Educational Leaders: A Step-by-Step Approach (Allyn & Bacon Educational Leadership)

Methodological in focus and educational in context, Policy Analysis for Educational Leaders: A Step-by-Step Approach presents a guide to the study of educational policy analysis. This text not only discusses and evaluates existing educational policy and relevant literature, but offers a walk through that leads readers through the stages of successful policy analysis while providing […]

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Policy Studies for Educational Leaders: An Introduction (3rd Edition)

This comprehensive book encourages future educational leaders to be proactive rather than reactive, and arms them with an understanding of educational policy and the important political theories upon which it is based. Coverage addresses theory, analysis, development, and implementation of educational policy, with the knowledge base of the typical reader in mind. It explores the […]

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The Importance Of Accreditation With An Online Degree

These days, there is no shortage of ways to obtain an online degree. Years ago, the only way to earn a valid degree was to leave home and spend years on a college campus. Fortunately for individuals who work full-time jobs, entrepreneurs who work at home or those with families, this policy is now completely […]

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Report Card On Florida Schools Policy To End Social Promotion

Though it is the fourth largest public school system in the United States, Florida Schools have consistently ranked close to the bottom on academic indicators, including high school graduation rates and national assessment of schools have been implementing programs to improve student scholastic achievement. Most have been well received and implemented with little-to-no resistance. The […]

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Many Denver Schools to Close Campuses During Lunchtime

Beginning with the fall of 2006 school year, many high schools system will close their campuses during lunchtime. This means that Denver schools students will not be allowed to leave campus to eat at nearby restaurants, fast foods, and convenience stores. This article is about Denver Schools Beginning with the fall of 2006 school year, […]

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Mansell Report Update Offers New Challenges To British Care Providers

The SHARED Approach is a clinical system that is in turn based on Positive Behavior Support and which enables support staff to implement the key features of Positive Behavior Support in a person centred and consistent manner. This article is about Mansell Report Update The second half of 2007 was a significant time for those […]

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Copyright In The Classroom

Fact #1- The “Fair Use” part of the US Copyright Law says that in most cases you can allow your students to use copyrighted material such as songs, photos, and other media as long as the finished product is not going to be reproduced and distributed. Fact #2- In real life (outside the classroom) doing […]

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The Evolution of Deficit Thinking: Educational Thought and Practice (Stanford Series on Education and Public Policy)

Deficit thinking refers to the notion that students, particularly low income minority students, fail in school because they and their families experience deficiencies that obstruct the leaning process (e.g. limited intelligence, lack of motivation, inadequate home socialization). Tracing the evolution of deficit thinking, the authors debunk the pseudo-science and offer more plausible explanations of why […]

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The Importance Of Accreditation With An Online Degree

These days, there is no shortage of ways to obtain an online degree. Years ago, the only way to earn a valid degree was to leave home and spend years on a college campus. Fortunately for individuals who work full-time jobs, entrepreneurs who work at home or those with families, this policy is now completely […]

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Centre urged to prepare new education policy

The Federation for Educational Rights Protection has appealed to the Union Government to prepare afresh the new national education policy by involving educationists from various fields. Speakers at a conference held here on Saturday said the Vedic and gurukul systems of education, which were being projected as the “model” for the national educational policy, would […]

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Report Card On Florida Schools Policy To End Social Promotion

Though it is the fourth largest public school system in the United States, Florida Schools have consistently ranked close to the bottom on academic indicators, including high school graduation rates and national assessment of schools have been implementing programs to improve student scholastic achievement. Most have been well received and implemented with little-to-no resistance. The […]

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Educational Management: Redefining Theory, Policy and Practice

`A excellent companion to Theories of Educational Management by Tony Bush’ `Researchers interested in various aspects of college leadership and management will find this book a convenient and scholarly introduction to related research in the school sector’ – Further Education Development Agency, College Research Journal Educational Management brings together important original contributions from leading thinkers […]

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Many Denver Schools to Close Campuses During Lunchtime

Beginning with the fall of 2006 school year, many high schools system will close their campuses during lunchtime. This means that Denver schools students will not be allowed to leave campus to eat at nearby restaurants, fast foods, and convenience stores. Keywords: Denver Schools Article Body: Beginning with the fall of 2006 school year, many […]

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Mansell Report Update Offers New Challenges To British Care Providers

The SHARED Approach is a clinical system that is in turn based on Positive Behavior Support and which enables support staff to implement the key features of Positive Behavior Support in a person centred and consistent manner. Keywords: Mansell Report Update Article Body: The second half of 2007 was a significant time for those who […]

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