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Author Zhao, Yong, 1965-
Title World class learners : educating creative and entrepreneurial students / Yong Zhao.
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press, a Joint Publication with the National Association of elementary School Principals, c2012.
Book Cover

 Floor3  LB41 .Z47 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 271 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The wrong bet: why common curriculum and standards won't help -- The changed world: the need for entrepreneurs -- What makes an entrepreneur: the entrepreneurial spirit -- Achievement gap vs. entrepreneurship gap: the myth of education giants -- China vs. the United States: how the best education stifles the entrepreneurial spirit -- From accident to design: a paradigm shift -- Freedom to learn: student autonomy and leadership -- Product-oriented learning: works that matter -- The globe is our campus: global entrepreneurs and enterprises -- Create a world class education: principles and indicators.
Subject Education -- Aims and objectives.
Education -- Curricula.
Education and state.
Education and globalization.
ISBN 9781452203980 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1452203989 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 794032633