The Castle Foundation is one of the oldest charitable organizations in America. The author explores the reasons for its evolution and the effect it has had on Hawai'i's cultural, educational, and social life.
Applying for nationally competitive scholarships can be a daunting process for students. For many, the... Læs mere
This invaluable handbook provides necessary information to help school libraries and school library systems complete the arduous grant-application. The book is current and comprehensive in its listings of possible grants and recommendations for successful grant writing.
Analyses of the interrelated mobility of students and the highly skilled that consider its implications for fiscal policy, higher education financing, and economic development.
After first appearing in 1979 in Tennessee, performance funding for higher education went on to be adopted by another 26 states.
This review of existing teacher compensation models provides school administrators with a research-based approach for developing a compensation system that attracts and retains high-quality teachers.
Explores activist movements in higher education from around the world, and their connections to broader anti-capitalist and anti-colonial struggles.
Ultimately, the authors recommend that states create new ways of helping colleges with many at-risk students, define performance indicators and measures better tailored to institutional missions, and improve the capacity of colleges to engage in organizational learning.
This book provides an invaluable resource for school teachers, administrators, board members, policy makers,... Læs mere