search for books and compare prices
public schools matches 7 work(s)
displaying 1 to 7 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
Cover for 9781612054407 Cover for 9781612054414 Cover for 9781612050355 Cover for 9781612050362 Cover for 9788132111283 Cover for 9780415630566 Cover for 9780415630573 Cover for 9780415534789 Cover for 9780415534833 Cover for 9781402034213 Cover for 9789048168606 Cover for 9780142001363
cover image for 9781612054414

Hardcover:

9781612054407 | Paradigm Pub, September 30, 2013, cover price $160.00

Paperback:

9781612054414 | Paradigm Pub, February 27, 2015, cover price $49.95

cover image for 9781612050362
Product Description: Thirty years of spirited school reforms have failed to improve our schools and instead have left our public school systems in disarray. Meanwhile, employment prospects for high school and college graduates are fading, and the public is losing faith in its schools...read more

Hardcover:

9781612050355 | Paradigm Pub, February 28, 2013, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Thirty years of spirited school reforms have failed to improve our schools and instead have left our public school systems in disarray.

Paperback:

9781612050362 | Paradigm Pub, October 30, 2013, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Thirty years of spirited school reforms have failed to improve our schools and instead have left our public school systems in disarray.

cover image for 9788132111283
Product Description: Partnerships have been in use for a long time, and in many countries, to build roads and bridges, clean rivers, and manage waste. In the last two decades, they have slowly begun to make their presence felt in the field of public education...read more

Hardcover:

9788132111283 | Sage Pubns Pvt Ltd, September 17, 2013, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Partnerships have been in use for a long time, and in many countries, to build roads and bridges, clean rivers, and manage waste.

cover image for 9780415630573
Product Description: At a time of rapid social change and numerous policy initiatives, there is a need to question the nature and function of school curricula and the purposes of formal public education. Comparing curriculum developments around the globe, Understanding the School Curriculum draws on a range of educational, philosophical and sociological theories to examine the question ‘What is a curriculum for?’ In considering different answers to this fundamental question, it explores a range of topical issues and debates, including: tensions and dynamics within curriculum policy The implications of uncertainty and rapid social change for curriculum development the positive and negative influence of free market ideologies on public education the impact of globalization and digital technologies arguments for and against common core curricula and state control It examines the possibility of a school curriculum that is not shaped and monitored by dominant interests but that has as its founding principles the promotion of responsibility, responsiveness, a love of learning, and a sense of wonder and respect for the natural and social world...read more

Hardcover:

9780415630566 | Routledge, August 6, 2014, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: At a time of rapid social change and numerous policy initiatives, there is a need to question the nature and function of school curricula and the purposes of formal public education.

Paperback:

9780415630573 | Routledge, August 13, 2014, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: At a time of rapid social change and numerous policy initiatives, there is a need to question the nature and function of school curricula and the purposes of formal public education.

cover image for 9780415534833
Product Description: The term ‘public pedagogy’ is given a variety of definitions and meanings by those who employ it. It is often used without adequately explicating its meaning, its context, or its location within differing and contested articulations of the construct...read more
By Jake Burdick (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415534789 | Routledge, September 16, 2013, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: The term ‘public pedagogy’ is given a variety of definitions and meanings by those who employ it.

Paperback:

9780415534833 | Routledge, September 23, 2013, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The term ‘public pedagogy’ is given a variety of definitions and meanings by those who employ it.

cover image for 9781402034213
Product Description: With a highly accessible and lucid text this book reviews the political shift toward neo-liberal ideology and explores its tremendous impact on education. It maps out in careful detail the theoretical foundations of democratic citizenship by asking the question: What does it mean to learn and live in a democracy and what responsibilities, capacities and knowledge does a citizen need to fulfill these requirements?...read more

Hardcover:

9781402034213 | Springer Verlag, June 15, 2006, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: With a highly accessible and lucid text this book reviews the political shift toward neo-liberal ideology and explores its tremendous impact on education.

Paperback:

9789048168606, titled "Neo-Liberalism, Globalization and Human Capital Learning: Reclaiming Education for Democratic Citizenship" | Springer Verlag, June 15, 2006, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: With a highly accessible and lucid text this book reviews the political shift toward neo-liberal ideology and explores its tremendous impact on education.

cover image for 9780142001363
A practical guide to public education is designed to help parents get the best education for their children, explaining how the public school system works, how to get the most out of a parent-teacher conference, how to deal with standardized tests, how to help one's child learn, how to cope with learning disabilities, and more. Original.

Paperback:

9780142001363 | Penguin USA, August 1, 2002, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: A practical guide to public education is designed to help parents get the best education for their children, explaining how the public school system works, how to get the most out of a parent-teacher conference, how to deal with standardized tests, how to help one's child learn, how to cope with learning disabilities, and more.

displaying 1 to 7 | at end