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Author Cohen, David K., 1934-

Title Learning policy : when state education reform works / David K. Cohen and Heather C. Hill
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 226 pages) : illustrations
Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""List of Abbreviations""; ""1 Policy, Teaching, and Learning""; ""2 The New New Math in California""; ""3 Learning About Reform""; ""4 Teachers' Ideas and Practices""; ""5 Teachers' Opportunities to Learn and Classroom Practice""; ""6 Learning and Policy""; ""7 Missed Opportunities""; ""8 Policy and Learning""; ""Appendixes""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""
Summary Education reformers claim that stronger academic standards and stiffer state tests are needed to improve education. This study argues that effective state reform depends on conditions which most reforms ignore
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-219) and index
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Subject Education and state -- California.
Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- California.
School improvement programs -- California.
Form Electronic book
Author Hill, Heather C.
ISBN 0300133340 (electronic bk.)
9780300133349 (electronic bk.)