7. Reassessing Standards

  1. Phillip C. Schlechty

Published Online: 5 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269497.ch7

Leading for Learning: How to Transform Schools into Learning Organizations

Leading for Learning: How to Transform Schools into Learning Organizations

How to Cite

Schlechty, P. C. (2009) Reassessing Standards, in Leading for Learning: How to Transform Schools into Learning Organizations, Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, CA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269497.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780787994341

Online ISBN: 9781118269497

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Keywords:

  • profit motive;
  • meaning of standards;
  • trivialization of standards;
  • effects of standards;
  • different constituencies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • An Upstream Struggle

  • The Profit Motive

  • Who Are the Customers?

  • The Meaning of Standards

  • The Trivialization of Standards

  • No Tests for Standards

  • The Effects of Standards

  • Different Constituencies, Differing Standards

  • The Complexity of Standards