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Issues in Education Research: Problems and Possibilities

by Ellen Condliffe Lagemann Lee S. Shulman

This comprehensive volume provides and overview of the tensions, dilemmas,issues and possibilities that currently characterize education research.

Scaling Up Success

by Ellen Condliffe Lagemann Chris Dede James P. Honan Laurence C. Peters

Drawing from the information presented at conference sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education and the Mid-Atlantic Regional Technology in Education Consortium, leading educators, researchers, and policymakers, Scaling Up Success translate, theory into practice and provide, a hands-on resource that clearly describes different models for "scaling up" success. This important resource is filled with illustrative examples of best practices that are grounded in real-life case studies of technology-based educational innovation¾from networking a failing school district in New Jersey to using computer visualization to teach scientific inquiry in Chicago. Scaling Up Success show how the lessons learned from technology-based educational innovation can be applied to other school improvement efforts.

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