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paradox of improvement and reform

Andy Hargreaves

paradox of improvement and reform

four schools" experience of Ontario"s secondary school reform

by Andy Hargreaves

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Published by International Centre of Educational Change, OISE/UT], Peel Board of Education in [Toronto, [S.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Secondary -- Ontario -- Peel (Ont. : Regional municipality).,
  • Educational change -- Ontario -- Peel (Ont. : Regional municipality).,
  • Educational innovations -- Ontario -- Peel (Ont. : Regional municipality).,
  • Educational leadership -- Ontario -- Peel (Ont. : Regional municipality).,
  • Education and state -- Ontario.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFour schools" experience of Ontario"s secondary school reform, Change frames.
    Statementprincipal investigators, Andy Hargreaves and Paul Shaw ; educational consultants, Dean Fink, John Retallick, Corrie Giles ; research officer, Shawn Moore.
    ContributionsShaw, Paul., Fink, Dean., Retallick, John., Giles, Corrie., Peel District School Board (Ont.)., Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto. International Centre of Educational Change.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26 p.
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21010673M

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