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Author Brasof, Marc, author.

Title Student voice and school governance : distributing leadership to youth and adults / Marc Brasof
Published New York : Routledge, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 184 pages)
Series Routledge research in educational leadership series
Routledge research in educational leadership series.
Contents Why school reform needs student voice -- Studying student leadership capacity building -- Introducing Madison High School -- The state of school address -- Reynold v. 1776 Post -- The leadership team -- Active citizenship unit of study -- Modeling the values and behaviors that encourage and discourage student -- Leadership capacity building -- The coursework that spread the principles, beliefs and norms of student -- Voice and democracy
Summary While student voice has been well-defined in research, how to sustain youth-adult leadership work is less understood. Students are rarely invited to lead school reform efforts, and when they are, their voice is silenced by the structural arrangements and socio-cultural conditions found in schools. This volume investigates problems with the neoliberal school reform movement, and how youth-adult partnerships have resulted in more effective reforms within schools and community organizations nationally and internationally. Stemming from an eight-year ethnographic study at a civic-themed public hig
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Civics -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States -- Case studies
Leadership -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States -- Case studies
Civics -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
EDUCATION -- Essays.
EDUCATION -- Organizations & Institutions.
EDUCATION -- Reference.
Leadership -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
United States.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1315724049