ERIC Number: ED434935
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
The Intelligent School.
MacGilchrist, Barbara; Myers, Kate; Reed, Jane
This book is a practical resource to help teachers make schools "intelligent organizations" that can synthesize different kinds of knowledge, experience, and ideas to improve schools. Chapters set forth key messages on school effectiveness, school improvement, teaching, and learning. The chapters are: (1) "Improving the Effectiveness of Schools"; (2) "Learning from Learning"; (3) "Learning About Effective Teaching"; (4) "Teachers' Learning"; (5) "Maximising Pupils' Progress and Achievement"; and (6) "The Intelligent School--Putting the Pieces Together." (Contains 7 tables, 4 figures, and 139 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Learning, School Effectiveness, School Restructuring
Sage Publications Inc., 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320 ($25.95). Tel: 800-499-0721.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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