ERIC Number: ED404732
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Rethinking Educational Change with Heart and Mind. 1997 ASCD Yearbook.
Hargreaves, Andy, Ed.
Fundamental educational change is more difficult, complex, and controversial than the change professional literature has acknowledged. This Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) yearbook is a collection of writings that address the difficulties of educational change. Following the foreword by Frances Faircloth Jones and the introduction by Andy Hargreaves, the chapters include: (1) "Rethinking Educational Change: Going Deeper and Wider in the Quest for Success" (Andy Hargreaves); (2) "Schooling and Family in the Postmodern World" (David Elkind); (3) "Equity Lessons from Detracking Schools" (Jeannie Oakes, Amy Stuart Wells, Susan Yonezawa, and Karen Ray); (4) "Students' Perspectives on School Improvement" (Jean Rudduck, Julia Day, and Gwen Wallace); (5)"Teachers, Time, and School Reform" (Nancy E. Adelman and Karen Panton Walking-Eagle); (6) "Failing Schools or Failing Systems?" (Kate Myers and Harvey Goldstein); (7) "Setting Goals in Turbulent Times" (Mike Schmoker); (8) "Rethinking Assessment and Accountability" (Lorna M. Earl and Paul G. LeMahieu); (9) "Collaborative Action Research for Educational Change" (Richard Sagor); (10) "Networks, Reform, and the Professional Development of Teachers" (Ann Lieberman and Maureen Grolnick); and (11) "Emotion and Hope: Constructive Concepts for Complex Times" (Michael Fullan). A list of ASCD board of directors for 1996-97, review council members, and headquarters staff are included. Each chapter contains references. (LMI)
Descriptors: Action Research, Change Strategies, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Family School Relationship, Professional Development, Resistance to Change, Student Attitudes, Student Evaluation, Teacher Student Relationship, Time Management
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Publication Type: Books; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Alexandria, VA.