ERIC Number: EJ465061
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Is Educational Reform through Mandated Accountability an Oxymoron?
Hansen, Joe B.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v26 n1 p11-21 Apr 1993
Notes that publication of "A Nation at Risk" sparked new wave of school reform with emphasis on educational accountability. Examines current accountability movement in terms of its historical antecedents and federal- versus state-level initiatives and requirements. Explores assumptions underlying educational accountability movement. Proposes refinements and extensions to assumptions, based on observation, experience, and research. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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