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Education and the commercial mindset

Samuel E. Abrams

Education and the commercial mindset

  • 357 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational accountability,
  • Privatization in education,
  • School improvement programs,
  • Education and state,
  • School management and organization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSamuel E. Abrams
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2806.36 .A36 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination417 pages
    Number of Pages417
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26889569M
    ISBN 109780674049178
    LC Control Number2015042042


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Samuel Abrams examines the rise of market forces in public education and reveals how a commercial mindset that sidesteps fundamental challenges has taken over. Nevertheless, public schools should adopt lessons from the business world, such as raising teacher salaries to attract talent.

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