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The uses of alternative theories of educational change

John I. Goodlad

The uses of alternative theories of educational change

a monograph

by John I. Goodlad

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Published by Phi Delta Kappa International in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational innovations.,
  • Educational change.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John I. Goodlad.
    SeriesPhi Delta Kappa meritorious award monograph ; no. 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1027 .G59
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. ;
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4939849M
    ISBN 10087367703X
    LC Control Number76367159
    OCLC/WorldCa2507709

    Theory for Education provides a concise and clear introduction to key contemporary theorists, including their lives, major works and ideas. Written for the student in need of a quick introduction or for the scholar brushing up on details, this new volume in the theory4 series presents major thinkers whose work and ideas have shaped critical thinking in our time.1/5(1). The basic idea is to use the “program’s rationale or theory as the basis of an evaluation to understand the program’s development and impact” (Smith, , p. 83). By developing a plausible model of how the program is supposed to work, the evaluator can consider social science theories related to the program as well as program resources.

    An Evaluation Theory Tree 13 deals with obtaining generalizability, or “knowledge construction,” as Shadish, Cook, and Leviton () refer to it. Another branch we call the valu-ing branch. Initially inspired by the work of Michael Scriven (), the valu-ing branch firmly establishes the vital role of the evaluator in valuing. ThoseCited by: Social Network Theory and Educational Change really nails the topic of educational change using a unique and interesting approach. This book reports high quality research by leading scholars in educational reform/change in a manner that is thoughtful, clear, and can be applied to the work of improving education.

    Leadership theories and practices drawn from business-oriented frames of reference have been adopted and adapted for use in educational settings in the United States and similarly developed nations. Therefore, theories of educational leadership have been derived from a diversity of interdisciplinary conceptualizations and models over time. Reading: Conflict Theory on Education. Conflict Theory. Conflict theorists do not believe that public schools reduce social inequality. Rather, they believe that the educational system reinforces and perpetuates social inequalities that arise from differences in class, gender, race, and ethnicity. Where functionalists see education as serving a.


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