Incentives to improve education : a new perspective

Incentives to Improve Education identifies three categories of incentives: rewards, (financial rewards for teachers), competition (educational choice, often in the form of payment for education by voucher) and threats (introduction of external standards and accountability for performance)

Main Author: McMeekin, Robert W.
Corporate Author: Edward Elgar Publishing
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cheltenham, U.K E. Elgar Pub c2003
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Summary:Incentives to Improve Education identifies three categories of incentives: rewards, (financial rewards for teachers), competition (educational choice, often in the form of payment for education by voucher) and threats (introduction of external standards and accountability for performance)
1. The theoretical framework -- 2. Institutions within schools and school performance -- 3. Rewards for good performance -- 4. Competition -- 5. Threats : external standards and accountability -- 6. Conclusions
Physical Description:xiii, 200 p ill
ISBN:9781781952962
9781843760689
1843760681