Book Title: Understanding Canadian Schools: An Introduction to Educational Administration (6th Edition)

Authors: Dawn Wallin, Jon Young, and Benjamin Levin

Book Description: The purpose of this book is to help readers understand the different ways in which pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12 education is organized under provincial jurisdiction in Canada. It considers issues related to the purposes of schooling; the structure of Canadian education; the influence of policy, politics and law on schooling; resource concerns (economic and human); teaching and learning environments; the nature of the teaching profession; and links between schools, parents and communities. The text ends by detailing social, political and economic impacts on school reform.

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Dawn Wallin, Jon Young, and Benjamin Levin

Subject

Educational administration and organization

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Title
Understanding Canadian Schools: An Introduction to Educational Administration (6th Edition)
Authors
Dawn Wallin, Jon Young, and Benjamin Levin
License

All original and revised content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Under the terms of the CC BY-NC-SA license, you are free to copy, redistribute, modify or adapt this book as long as you provide attribution. You may not use the material for commercial purposes. If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original. Additionally, if you redistribute this textbook, in whole or in part, in either a print or digital format, then you must retain on every physical and/or electronic page an attribution to the original author(s).

Primary Subject
Educational administration and organization
Publisher
University of Saskatchewan Open Press
Publication Date
August 15, 2021
Ebook ISBN
978-0-88880-667-3