Toward a Grammar of Curriculum Practice
Provides a new conceptualization of curriculum and of curriculum planning that is clearer, more functional, more adequate than those previously available.
The Racial Crisis in American Higher Education, Third Edition
Fully revised, updated edition of the classic text with all new essays assessing the state of race and racial issues in US higher education today.
Higher Education Systems Redesigned
Brings together scholars and higher education system leaders to highlight concrete examples of system change and realignment to advance student success.
Follows a Black woman's forty-year career in academia, sharing how race and gender can disrupt and enhance the professional and the personal, from leadership and policies to family life.
University Management, the Academic Profession, and Neoliberalism
A unique examination of how faculty and university administrators understand their work and professional identities under neoliberalism.
A thought-provoking overview of the many challenges facing higher education and how to deal with them by a leading thinker in the field.
Trans People in Higher Education
Addresses the experiences of trans college students, faculty, and staff in a single volume for the first time.
Demonstrates the impact of global education partnerships related to information access.
Young Faculty in the Twenty-First Century
Demonstrates how the success of universities depends on the working conditions of the younger academic generation.
Ernest L. Boyer
Assesses the challenges plaguing our higher education system through selections of Ernest L. Boyer’s writings
Expanding the Circle
Examines strategies and best practices that effectively integrate LGBTQ areas of teaching and research with student life activities.
Higher Education Reconsidered
Focuses on the opportunities and challenges of using the science of change to improve the academic enterprise.
Building a Smarter University
Demonstrates how universities can use Big Data to enhance operations and management, improve the education pipeline, and educate the next generation of data scientists.
The Principal's Office
The first comprehensive history of principals in the United States.
Higher Education Systems 3.0
An exploration of multi-campus higher education systems and their role in improving communities and their economies.
A Creature of Our Own Making
Witty, savvy, incisive, and entertaining short essays on the culture, mores, and practices of higher education.
Faithful to the Task at Hand
The story of Lucy Diggs Slowe, a pioneering African American figure in sports and education
Stories from participants in Professional Development Schools.
An authoritative and provocative discussion of the key issues surrounding grade inflation and its possible effects on academic excellence.
Breaking into the All-Male Club
Women professors of educational administration share their personal stories of being female firsts.
When the Pot Boils
Tells the story of the decline and near bankruptcy of a major American university, and how its dramatic turnaround was quickly achieved.
Traces the organizational history of Fairfax County public schools in Virginia, from 1954–2004, revealing the system's record of academic success.
Gendered Futures in Higher Education
Identifies gender issues affecting students, faculty, and leaders in higher education, applying critical perspectives to suggest needed change.
Educational Leadership in an Age of Accountability
Using Virginia as a case study, examines the role that educational leaders play in the implementation of statewide accountability plans.
Women and School Leadership
International in scope, this is an unprecedented compilation of current theories and perspectives on women and leadership issues in schools at all levels.
Women Administrators in Higher Education
Shows the tenacious spirit and hard work of women administrators in their struggles to enhance opportunities for women on college campuses.
Coloring outside the Lines
Presents new practices and ideas for mentoring women for school leadership positions.
Principles of Power
Shares perspectives from twelve successful women school superintendents.
Values and Educational Leadership
Studies values and their influences in educational leadership.
The School within Us
The inspirational story of a group of teachers, parents, and students who face and overcome many challenges in their struggle to create a very unconventional school within a school.
Community, Collaboration, and Collegiality in School Reform
A "tale from the trenches" of educational reform, this book chronicles a year in the life of four teachers as they implement an innovative new program.
Professionalization, Partnership, and Power
Provides insights into and results of a wide variety of experiments with professional development schools in the field of education.
The Economics of American Universities
This book discusses the adjustment of universities to the changing financial environment. Its authors analyze the relationship between higher education inputs and outputs, assess the available information ...
The Organization and Planning of Adult Education
The heightened interest in and the rapid expansion of adult education has become a trend in a variety of environments. In order to serve these developing areas, educators, personnel directors, as well ...