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Title Standards and accountability in schools [electronic resource] / edited by Thomas J. Lasley, II.
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. ; London : SAGE, 2012.
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 Electronic Reference  LB3060.83 .S66 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Debating issues in American education ; v. 9
Debating issues in American education ; v. 9.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Contributors explore such varied issues as assessment (of students, of teachers), basic-skills testing, high-stakes exams, NCLB and its legacy, pay-for-performance, standard vs. alternative teacher certification, and more. Each chapter opens with an introductory essay by the volume editor, followed by articles written and signed by invited experts, and concludes with Further Readings and Resources.
Note Description based on print version details on publisher's website; title from home page (viewed on Dec. 7, 2011).
Subject Education -- Standards -- United States.
Educational accountability -- United States.
Related Names Lasley, Thomas J.
Collection Title SAGE knowledge.
Related To Print version 9781412987660
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