Bold Ventures Volume 1: Patterns Among U.S. Innovations in by Raizen

By Raizen

This booklet, in keeping with precise reports of 8 recommendations in arithmetic and technological know-how schooling, has many insights to supply on present university reform. given that each one innovation studied has taken its personal special approach, the set as an entire spans the spectrum from curriculum improvement to systemic reform, from con­ centrating on specific university populations to addressing all of K-12 schooling. but those reform initiatives proportion a typical context, an international view on what mat­ ters in technological know-how and arithmetic for college students of the Nineteen Nineties and past, convic­ tions approximately what constitutes powerful guide, and a few notions approximately how college swap should be caused. those commonalities are drawn out within the e-book and illustrated with examples from the person case stories which are mentioned in complete in daring Ventures, Volumes 2 and three. The 8 innovations-all of them tasks which are recognized, at the very least via identify, to U. S. audiences-are in brief defined in bankruptcy 1. each one used to be the sub­ ject of an in-depth, three-year case research. The study groups analyzed many records, attended various undertaking conferences, visited a number of websites, behavior­ ed dozens of person interviews. The workforce leaders, having spent a lot time with arithmetic or technology schooling over lengthy careers, checked out those reform initiatives via numerous lenses; the groups sifted during the mountains of knowledge that they had amassed with the intention to inform the tale of every venture in wealthy detail.

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