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The Resource A smarter charter : finding what works for charter schools and public education, Richard D. Kahlenberg and Halley Potter

A smarter charter : finding what works for charter schools and public education, Richard D. Kahlenberg and Halley Potter

Label
A smarter charter : finding what works for charter schools and public education
Title
A smarter charter
Title remainder
finding what works for charter schools and public education
Statement of responsibility
Richard D. Kahlenberg and Halley Potter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kahlenberg, Richard D
Dewey number
371.05
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2806.36
LC item number
.K35 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Potter, Halley
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Charter schools
  • School choice
  • Public schools
  • Educational change
  • Charter schools
  • Educational change
  • Public schools
  • School choice
  • United States
Label
A smarter charter : finding what works for charter schools and public education, Richard D. Kahlenberg and Halley Potter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Part] 1. The dramatic evolution of the charter school idea. The original vision behind charter schools -- Reaction to Shanker's charter school idea -- The development of a more conservative vision of charter schools -- Shanker's reaction to the changing vision of charter schools -- Conclusion -- [Part] 2. Reduced teacher voice. Teacher unions and student achievement -- A hostile atmosphere -- Negative consequences of reduced teacher voice -- Conclusion -- [Part] 3. Increased student segregation. Economic and racial segregation in charter schools -- Segregation by design for marginalized groups -- "Creaming" and facilitating white flight -- The harmful effects of segregation -- Conclusion -- [Part] 4. The disappointing results in many charter schools. National studies -- Studies of individual cities -- Studies of individual charter management organizations -- Conclusion -- [Part] 5. Charter schools that empower teachers. Achieving voice through a union -- Alternative structures for teacher voice -- Student outcomes -- Conclusion -- [Part] 6. Charter schools that integrate students. Enrolling a diverse student body -- Serving a diverse student body -- Student outcomes -- Conclusion -- [Part] 7. Charter schools that combine teacher voice and student diversity. Modeling democracy: City Neighbors Charter School -- Teaching 21st-century skills: High Tech High -- Moving forward: Morris Jeff Community School -- Conclusion -- [Part] 8. Expanding the charter school models. Encouraging teacher voice in charter schools -- Encouraging student diversity in charter schools -- Building philanthropic support for charter schools with student diversity and teacher voice -- Sharing lessons with other schools -- The future of teacher voice and student diversity in charter schools -- Appendix: profiles of charter schools featured in chapters 5-7
Control code
ocn882463776
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 229 pages
Isbn
9780807755792
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014018445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)882463776
Label
A smarter charter : finding what works for charter schools and public education, Richard D. Kahlenberg and Halley Potter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Part] 1. The dramatic evolution of the charter school idea. The original vision behind charter schools -- Reaction to Shanker's charter school idea -- The development of a more conservative vision of charter schools -- Shanker's reaction to the changing vision of charter schools -- Conclusion -- [Part] 2. Reduced teacher voice. Teacher unions and student achievement -- A hostile atmosphere -- Negative consequences of reduced teacher voice -- Conclusion -- [Part] 3. Increased student segregation. Economic and racial segregation in charter schools -- Segregation by design for marginalized groups -- "Creaming" and facilitating white flight -- The harmful effects of segregation -- Conclusion -- [Part] 4. The disappointing results in many charter schools. National studies -- Studies of individual cities -- Studies of individual charter management organizations -- Conclusion -- [Part] 5. Charter schools that empower teachers. Achieving voice through a union -- Alternative structures for teacher voice -- Student outcomes -- Conclusion -- [Part] 6. Charter schools that integrate students. Enrolling a diverse student body -- Serving a diverse student body -- Student outcomes -- Conclusion -- [Part] 7. Charter schools that combine teacher voice and student diversity. Modeling democracy: City Neighbors Charter School -- Teaching 21st-century skills: High Tech High -- Moving forward: Morris Jeff Community School -- Conclusion -- [Part] 8. Expanding the charter school models. Encouraging teacher voice in charter schools -- Encouraging student diversity in charter schools -- Building philanthropic support for charter schools with student diversity and teacher voice -- Sharing lessons with other schools -- The future of teacher voice and student diversity in charter schools -- Appendix: profiles of charter schools featured in chapters 5-7
Control code
ocn882463776
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 229 pages
Isbn
9780807755792
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014018445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)882463776

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