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Author Koyama, Jill Peterson

Title Making failure pay : for-profit tutoring, high-stakes testing, and public schools / Jill P. Koyama

Publ Info Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Prov.  LB2822.82 .K69 2010    AVAILABLE
 PC  LB2822.82 .K69 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  LB2822.82 .K69 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  LB2822.82 .K69 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 179 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-173) and index
Contents Engaging failure : probing the problematics and politics of policy -- Framing failure : interrogating policy studies, policy theory, and NCLB -- Supplementing failure : providing supplemental educational services -- Accentuating failure : emphasizing the need for "help" -- Neglecting failure : ignoring the need for "help" -- Fabricating failure : making up the need for "help" -- Abandoning failure : diffusing its impact
LC subject United States. No Child Left Behind Act of 2001
School improvement programs -- Government policy -- United States
Educational accountability -- United States
Privatization in education -- United States
Education -- Standards -- United States
Education and state -- United States
Public schools -- United States
ISBN 9780226451732 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226451749 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226451739 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226451747 (pbk. : alk. paper)