When it comes to the issue of US education reform, hopeful politicians, liberal and conservative alike, have long touted the promises of 'standards-based accountability'. But do accountability-based reforms actually work? What happens when they encounter the formidable challenge of the comprehensive high school?The New Accountability explores the current wave of assessment-based accountability reforms at the high school level in the United States.RICHARD LEMONS, THOMAS F.LUSCHEI, AND LESLIE SANTEE SISKIN Public schools and their leaders face a new ... This essay is an exploratory analysis of the leadership in high schools in terms ofhow they respond to standards-basedanbsp;...
|Title||:||The New Accountability|
|Author||:||Martin Carnoy, Richard Elmore, Leslie Siskin|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2003-12-16|