The Resource When mayors take charge : school governance in the city, Joseph P. Viteritti, editor

When mayors take charge : school governance in the city, Joseph P. Viteritti, editor

Label
When mayors take charge : school governance in the city
Title
When mayors take charge
Title remainder
school governance in the city
Statement of responsibility
Joseph P. Viteritti, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Assesses the results of mayoral control nationwide, detailing the experience in three key cities: Boston and Chicago, the major prototypes for mayoral control, and Detroit, where mayoral control was not successful. Also provides the first in-depth examination of New York City, where the law installing mayoral control sunsets in 2009"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Characteristic
document
Dewey number
  • 379.1/530973
  • 378
LC call number
LB2817.3
LC item number
.W47 2009
Label
When mayors take charge : school governance in the city, Joseph P. Viteritti, editor
Publication
Note
Electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
computer program
Content type code
cop
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why governance matters / Joseph P. Viteritti -- General overviews -- Mayoral control : what we can and cannot learn from other cities / Jeffrey R. Henig -- Mayoral control of schools : politics, trade-offs, and outcomes / Michael W. Kirst -- Does mayoral control improve performance in urban districts? / Kenneth K. Wong -- City case studies -- Governing the Boston public schools : lessons in mayoral control / John Portz and Robert Schwartz -- Updating tradition : the institutional underpinnings of modern mayoral control in Chicago's public schools / Dorothy Shipps -- Who's afraid of a mayoral takeover of Detroit public schools? / Wilbur C. Rich -- The New York experience -- A history of public school governance in New York City / Diane Ravitch -- Parent power and mayoral control : parent and community involvement in New York City schools / Clara Hemphill -- New York : past, present, future / Joseph P. Viteritti
Control code
ssj0000271025
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 255 pages
Isbn
9780815790440
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008045221
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations ;
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn231581684
  • (OCoLC)231581684

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