ERIC Number: ED490174
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Dec-1
The Role of Teachers, Schools, and Communities in Quality Education: A Review of the Literature
Academy for Educational Development
The paper reviews a select body of literature that focuses on the role of teachers, schools, and communities at the local level in creating quality education in less-developed countries. The review asserts that understanding what is happening in schools and classrooms is a precondition for shaping more effective quality improvement strategies. [This report was produced by the Global Education Center of the Global Learning Group within the Academy for Educational Development (AED).]
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Community Role, School Role, Teacher Role, Sex Fairness, Teacher Effectiveness, Foreign Countries, Student Centered Curriculum, Developing Nations
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Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC.