Incentives to Improve Education: A New Perspective

Incentives to Improve Education: A New Perspective

By: Robert W. McMeekin (author)Paperback

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Incentives to Improve Education identifies three categories of incentives: rewards, (financial rewards for teachers), competition (educational choice, often in the form of payment for education by voucher) and threats (introduction of external standards and accountability for performance).

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The theoretical framework; institutions within schools and school performance; rewards for good performance; competition; threats - standards and accountability; conclusions. Appendices: contracting in schools; networks of schools.

Product Details

  • publication date: 26/02/2003
  • ISBN13: 9781843760689
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781843760689
  • weight: 506
  • ISBN10: 1843760681

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