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Title Effective schools in developing countries / Henry M. Levin and Marlaine E. Lockheed, editors
Published London ; Washington, D.C. : Falmer Press, 1993


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 MELB  372.9172 Lev/Esi  AVAILABLE
Description v, 179 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series [The Stanford series on education & public policy]
Stanford series on education and public policy ; 14
Contents Ch. 1. Creating Effective Schools / Marlaine E. Lockheed and Henry M. Levin -- Ch. 2. The Condition of Primary Education in Developing Countries / Marlaine E. Lockheed -- Ch. 3. How Can Schooling Help Improve the Lives of the Poorest? The Need for Radical Reform / Nicholas Bennett -- Ch. 4. The New School Program: More and Better Primary Education for Children in Rural Areas in Colombia / Vicky Colbert, Clemencia Chiappe and Jairo Arboleda -- Ch. 5. CIEP: A Democratic School Model for Educating Economically Disadvantaged Students in Brazil? / Ana Cristina Leonardos -- Ch. 6. Improving Educational Effectiveness in a Plantation School: The Case of the Gonakelle School in Sri Lanka / Angela Little and R. Sivasithambaram -- Ch. 7. Local Initiatives and Their Implications for a Multi-Level Approach to School Improvement in Thailand / Mun C. Tsang and Christopher Wheeler
Ch. 8. Providing Quality Education When Resources are Scarce: Strategies for Increasing Primary School Effectiveness in Burundi / Thomas Owen Eisemon, John Schwille, Robert Prouty, Francis Ukobizoba, Deogratias Kana and Gilbert Manirabona -- Ch. 9. Accelerated Schools in the United States: Do They Have Relevance for Developing Countries? / Henry M. Levin
Analysis Developing countries Primary education
Notes Series statement from jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Education, Elementary -- Developing countries -- Case studies.
Education, Primary -- Developing countries -- Case studies.
School management and organization -- Developing countries -- Case studies.
Author Levin, Henry M.
Lockheed, Marlaine E.
LC no. 92042862
ISBN 0750701730 (acid-free paper)