Mayors and Schools: Minority Voices and Democratic Tensions in Urban Education

Mayors and Schools: Minority Voices and Democratic Tensions in Urban Education

By: Stefanie Chambers (author)Paperback

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Analyzes the trend toward increased mayoral control of urban schools, using Chicago and Cleveland as case studies

Contents

Part I. Introduction1. School Reform in Two American CitiesPart II. The Politics of School Reform and Minority Political Empowerment2. Big-City Mayors and the Politics of School Reform; 3. Innovation and Reaction in the Politics of School Reform: Chicago; 4. The Politics of School Reform in the "Comeback City": ClevelandPart III. Measuring Success in Education Reform5. Responsiveness and Community Incorporation; 6. Administrative Accountability to Minority Issues; 7. Reform and Measuring Student ImprovementPart IV. Mayoral Control in Perspective8. Mayoral Control in Perspective

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592134694
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9781592134694
  • ISBN10: 1592134696

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