ERIC Number: EJ628766
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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A State Accountability System as a Technology of Social Control: The Case of Rhode Island, USA.
McWalters, Peter; Cheek, Dennis W.
Evaluation and Research in Education, v14 n3&4 p268-76 2000
Provides an overview of the recently developed state accountability system for public elementary and secondary schools in Rhode Island. Discusses accountability systems as technologies of social control and considers the costs, benefits, uncertainties, and necessary tensions associated with accountability systems. (Author/SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Rhode Island