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Politics and Education Policy
by Paragon House
Written in English
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Tony Blair's pre-election speech put 'education, education, education' firmly at the centre of the policy stage. Education has since become a key political issue and a major focus of media attention. It is also seen as a crucial factor in ensuring economic productivity and competitiveness. But whose interests are at the centre of this shift in education policy?5/5(1). PDF | On , Sajda Kausar and others published Education Policies in Pakistan: Politics, Projections, and Practices () By Dr. Shahid Siddiqui | Find, read and cite all the research Author: Sajda Kausar.
Education policy analysis is the scholarly study of education policy. It seeks to answer questions about the purpose of education, the objectives (societal and personal) that it is designed to attain, the methods for attaining them and the tools for measuring their success or failure. Education is political. Most educators stray away from that idea, but it is. In the curriculum and in the choices we make about what to teach and how to teach it, education is political. And, for the most part, our country’s curriculum is white (not to ignore the educators and programs out there who are teaching a more comprehensive program).
Introduction In this chapter we want to focus on some of the key features of the new landscape of education policy making evident in many countries across the globe, and, in particular, to consider their effects on the politics of by: Politics (from Greek πολιτικός, "of, for, or relating to citizens"), is a process by which groups of people make collective decisions. The term is generally applied .
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This revised edition of the Handbook of Education Politics and Policy presents the latest research and theory on the most important topics within the field of the politics of education.
Well-known scholars in the fields of school leadership, politics, policy, law, finance, and educational reform examine the institutional backdrop to our educational system, the political behaviors and cultural influences operating within schools, and the ideological and philosophical /5(5).
About the Author. Sonya Douglass Horsford is Associate Professor of Education Leadership at Columbia University, USA. Janelle T. Scott is Associate Professor of Education Policy, Politics, and Leadership at the University of California, Berkeley, by: 2.
The book focuses on real-life political conflicts, examining the way in which education policy was related to the ideal of society projected by Thatcherism. It looks in detail at the New Right government advisers and think tanks; the industrial lobby, addressing issues such as the National Curriculum, national testing and City Technical by: Handbook of Education Politics and Policy $ Only 20 left in stock - order soon.
Written by a mix of established and rising stars in school politics, policy, law, finance, and reform this comprehensive Handbook provides a three part framework that helps organize 1/5(1). Book Description. In a context of increased politicization led by state and federal policymakers, corporate reformers, and for-profit educational organizations, The Politics of Education Policy in an Era of Inequality explores a new vision for leading schools grounded in culturally relevant advocacy and social justice timely volume tackles the origins and implications of growing.
Written by a mix of established and rising stars in school politics, policy, law, finance, and reform this comprehensive Handbook provides a three part framework that helps organize this relatively new and loosely organized field of study.
A central theme running through the book is how to harness politics to school equity and improvement/5(11). As a result, educational policy finds itself at the centre of a major political struggle between those who see it only for its instrumental outcomes and those who see its potential for human emancipation.
This book is a successor to the best-selling Understanding Schooling (). It provides a readable account of how educational policies are developed by the state in response to broader social, cultural, economic and political Cited by: The book focuses on real-life political conflicts, examining the way in which education policy was related to the ideal of society projected by Thatcherism.
It looks in detail at the New Right government advisers and think tanks; the industrial lobby, addressing issues such as the National Curriculum, national testing and City Technical by: Books shelved as education-policy: The Teacher Wars: A History of America's Most Embattled Profession by Dana Goldstein, The Death and Life of the Great.
• Should politics in education be understood as a practice of everyday life in schools, as pedagogic practice, as activism, or as policy formation and governance?File Size: 2MB. Download Politics Books for FREE. All formats available for PC, Mac, eBook Readers and other mobile devices.
Large selection and many more categories to choose from. Education Policy Education policy is high on the agenda of governments across the world.
global pressures focus increasingl attention on the outcomes of education policy and on their implications for economic prosperity and social citizenship.
The experience of each individual learner is therefore decisively shaped by the wider policy Size: KB. A Fellow of the Australian Academy of Social Sciences and Editor of the journal Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, Dr. Lingard has published twenty books, including most recently Globalizing Educational Policy () (with Fazal Rizvi), Politics, Policies and Pedagogies in Education: The Selected Works of Bob Lingard.
Description. For courses in Educational Policy and Educational Leadership; For potential and current K administrators From a leader in the field–a comprehensive text covering education policy and the policy process that encourages future educational leaders to be proactive–and gives them a firm understanding of educational policy and the important political theories upon which it is : On-line Supplement.
'In charting the history of education policy this book acts as a reminder to all that the education policy of any given era does not exist in a vacuum, but rather that whilst it might promote a particular ideal of education it does so in a context with embedded traditions and beliefs derived from prior generations of policy.
The policies that schools experience today, such as the National Curriculum, school choice, high-stakes testing and school accountability through league tables, have been the result of different political views on how best to achieve a world-class education system.
A Fellow of the Australian Academy of Social Sciences and Editor of the journal Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, Dr. Lingard has published twenty books, including most recently Globalizing Educational Policy () (with Fazal Rizvi), Politics, Policies and Pedagogies in Education: The Selected Works of Bob Lingard.
Politics and Education: Cases from eleven nations tackles the relationship between politics and education. The book presents several dimensions of the politics-education relationship, such as the use of education in achieving political agendas and the effects of the interest of a political group on educational policy.
Education policy Some Thoughts on Education and Political Priorities Dominic Cummings is a special adviser on policy to the education secretary, Michael Gove, but is resigning at the end of the year. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Overview Higher Education Policy is an international, peer-reviewed journal that focuses on issues of significance in higher education policy.
The journal publishes original analyses, whether theoretical, empirical or practice-based. Palgrave Macmillan publishes journals, monographs and reference books in print and online.he aim of this book is to inspire a better politics: one that will enable future generations to be happier.
While its publication coincides with the th a nniversary of Thomas More’s Utopia, its proposals are not a utopian wish-list. They are, crucially, a set of policy suggestions that are already in place (or are being tested) elsewhereFile Size: 2MB.Education Policies in Pakistan Politics, Projections, and Practices Shahid Siddiqui.
This book is an attempt to critically study the education policies in Pakistan in a holistic manner. The rationale for education policy and the process of its planning are discussed in detail.