Taming reform : "reinventing government" yields to "business as usual" for young children
Source:Understanding education and policy, Hampton Press, New York, p.167 (2012)
Call Number:Cubb LB1139.27 .N8 T36 2012
Keywords:Early childhood education--North Carolina, Government aid to education--North Carolina, Smart Start Program (N.C.)
Contents: Introduction: taming reform / Jean A. Patterson and Amee Adkins -- A bold initiative takes shape / Peter Leousis -- Claiming taming: local efforts unfold / Amee Adkins -- Reinventing government? or business as usual? / Catherine Awsumb Nelson -- Unfulfilled promise: the taming of community involvement / Mary Cornish -- Taming public-private partnership / Jean A Patterson -- Taming the families and Smart Start evaluation / Jenny Gordon -- Ready or not: context and performance in the fluid construction of kindergarten readiness / Beth Hatt and Sydney Brown -- The fate of bold / George Noblit.