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The Resource The global achievement gap : why even our best schools don't teach the new survival skills our children need--and what we can do about it, Tony Wagner

The global achievement gap : why even our best schools don't teach the new survival skills our children need--and what we can do about it, Tony Wagner

Label
The global achievement gap : why even our best schools don't teach the new survival skills our children need--and what we can do about it
Title
The global achievement gap
Title remainder
why even our best schools don't teach the new survival skills our children need--and what we can do about it
Statement of responsibility
Tony Wagner
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines problems of the American educational system and offers solutions for preparing students to compete and work in a global economy
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wagner, Tony,
Dewey number
370.13
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education, Secondary
  • Educational change
  • School improvement programs
Label
The global achievement gap : why even our best schools don't teach the new survival skills our children need--and what we can do about it, Tony Wagner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 307-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The new world of work and the seven survival skills -- The old world of school -- Testing, 1 2 3 -- Reinventing the education profession -- Motivating today's students--and tomorrow's workers -- Closing the gap : schools that work -- Conclusion : a few answers, and more questions -- Afterword to the paperback edition -- Five years later : the worst of times, the best of times
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Revised paperback edition.
Extent
xxviii, 331 pages
Isbn
9780465055975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn853310557
  • 1351813
  • (OCoLC)853310557
Label
The global achievement gap : why even our best schools don't teach the new survival skills our children need--and what we can do about it, Tony Wagner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 307-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The new world of work and the seven survival skills -- The old world of school -- Testing, 1 2 3 -- Reinventing the education profession -- Motivating today's students--and tomorrow's workers -- Closing the gap : schools that work -- Conclusion : a few answers, and more questions -- Afterword to the paperback edition -- Five years later : the worst of times, the best of times
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Revised paperback edition.
Extent
xxviii, 331 pages
Isbn
9780465055975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn853310557
  • 1351813
  • (OCoLC)853310557

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