Between Public and Private: Politics, Governance, and the New Portfolio Models for Urban School Reform

Between Public and Private: Politics, Governance, and the New Portfolio Models for Urban School Reform

By: Katrina E. Bulkley (editor), Jeffrey R. Henig (editor), Larry Cuban (foreword_author)Hardback

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Examines an innovative approach to school district management that has been adopted by a number of urban districts in recent years: a portfolio management model, in which ""a central office oversees a portfolio of schools offering diverse organisational and curricular themes, including traditional public schools, private organisations, and charter schools.

About Author

Katrina E. Bulkley is associate professor of educational leadership at Montclair State University. Jeffrey R. Henig is professor of political science and education at Teachers College and professor of political science at Columbia University. Henry M. Levin is William Heard Kilpatrick Professor of Economics and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781934742693
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 400
  • ID: 9781934742693
  • ISBN10: 1934742694

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