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Author Egan, David.

Title Why not the best schools? : the Wales report / David Egan
Edition First edition
Published Camberwell, Vic. : ACER Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 39 pages)
Contents Cover; Copyright; Foreword; Contents; Preface; List of Abbreviations; 1 Context and selection of schools; 2 Case studies; Case study 1: Cardiff High School; Case study 2: Carry Comprehensive School; Case study 3: St Joseph's Roman Catholic High School; Case study 4: Glyncoed Comprehensive School; Case study 5: Treorchy Comprehensive School; 3 Synthesis of Welsh case studies; References
Summary Why Not the Best Schools?: The Wales Report is part of a set of six country reports that support Why Not the Best Schools? by Brian Caldwell and Jessica Harris (ACER Press 2008). Why Not the Best Schools? draws on the findings of the International Project to Frame the Transformation of Schools conducted in Australia, China, England, Finland, the United States and Wales. The Wales Report contains five case studies of successful schools in Wales and examines the reasons behind their success
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 37-39)
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Subject Academic achievement -- Wales.
Educational change -- Wales.
Educational evaluation -- Wales.
School improvement programs -- Wales.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1441607692 (electronic bk.)
9781441607690 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Wales report