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The Resource Contradictions of school reform : educational costs of standardized testing, Linda M. McNeil, (electronic resource)

Contradictions of school reform : educational costs of standardized testing, Linda M. McNeil, (electronic resource)

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Contradictions of school reform : educational costs of standardized testing
Title
Contradictions of school reform
Title remainder
educational costs of standardized testing
Statement of responsibility
Linda M. McNeil
Title variation
Contradictions of reform
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Language
eng
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McNeil, Linda M
Dewey number
379.1/58/0973
LC call number
LB3060.83
LC item number
.M38 2000
Series statement
Critical social thought
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  • Education
  • School improvement programs
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Parents and community activists around the country complain that the education system is failing our children. They point to students' failure to master basic skills, even as standardized testing is widely employed in efforts to improve the educational system.Contradictions of Reformis a provocative look into the reality, for students as well as teachers, of standardized testing. A detailed account of how student "improvement" and teacher "effectiveness" are evaluated,Contradictions of Reformargues compellingly that the preparation of students for standardized tests engenders teaching methods that vastly compromise the quality of education
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Contradictions of school reform : educational costs of standardized testing, Linda M. McNeil, (electronic resource)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-295) and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000130059
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unknown
Isbn
9780415920742
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(pbk.)
Lccn
99048312
Specific material designation
remote
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(WaSeSS)bookssj0000130059
Label
Contradictions of school reform : educational costs of standardized testing, Linda M. McNeil, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-295) and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000130059
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780415920742
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99048312
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000130059

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