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Author Alexander, Robin J.

Title Policy and practice in primary education / Robin Alexander
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1992


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  372.942 Ale/Pap  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 226 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents Contains the text of the report Primary education in Leeds
Summary Focusing on Leeds as a case study, this book considers the aims and direction of primary education today. In particular, it examines the idea of "good practice" identified in the 1967 Plowden report and argues that unquestioning acceptance of its basic tenets has separated rhetoric from practice
Analysis Great Britain
Primary education
Notes Includes Primary education in Leeds
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [213]-218) and index
Subject Education, Elementary -- England -- Leeds -- Case studies
Education, Elementary -- England.
Education, Primary -- England -- Leeds -- Case studies.
Education, Primary -- England.
LC no. 91046359
ISBN 041508007X
0415080088 (paperback)
OTHER TI Primary education in Leeds. 1992