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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520 |a 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