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Education policy

Last Updated: 12-Dec-2014

This is a guide for those starting research on education policy.

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Background information

Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2005.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » LB15 .E473 2005 V.1
New York : Routledge, 2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » LC71 .H363 2009
"a wealth of information including statistics, analyses, and studies that highlight the role that research can play in helping school administrators, government leaders, higher-education policy makers, and others to better understand the nature of the problems they are confronting and make informed thoughtful decisions as they seek to address them."
New York : Routledge, 2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC89 .H24 2008
Mahwah, N.J.: National Art Education Association : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2004.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » N103 .H36 2004
"Sponsored by the National Art Education and assembled by an internationally known group of art educators, this thirty-six chapter handbook provides an overview of the remarkable progress that has characterized this field in recent decades. Organized into six sections, it profiles and integrates the following elements of this relatively new and loosely coupled field: history, policy, learning, curriculum and instruction, assessment, and competing perspectives."
New York : Routledge, 2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1027.9 .H344 2009
Dordrecht, The Netherlands : Springer, c2005.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » LC191 .I58 2005
"By examining some of the major education policy issues, particularly in the light of recent shifts in education and policy research, the editors aim to provide a comprehensive picture of the intersecting and diverse discourses of globalisation, education and policy-driven reforms. (p. xi)"
Los Angeles : Sage, c2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » LC2717 .S34 2009
"comprehensive collection of theoretical and empirical scholarship in six important areas: historical perspectives, teaching and learning, PK-12 school leadership, higher education, current issues, and education policy."

New books

Paris : Harmattan, c2014.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC116 .F8 G55 2014
Rotterdam ; Boston : Sense Publishers, c2014.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC5256 .A2 A39 2014
Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil : FAPERJ : Lamparina Editora, [2009]
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC92 .B8 A494 2009
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC98 .E33 2014

Journals

Beverly Hills, Sage Publications.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reading Room
Washington, DC : Brookings Institution Press, c1998-2007.
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » LC89 .B754 2006/2007
Tempe, Ariz. : College of Education, Arizona State University, 1993-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
[Washington, American Educational Research Association]
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » LB2823 .E49 V.30:NO.2 2008
Alexandria, Va. : Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, the Faculty of Education at Simon Fraser University, and the College of Education and Human Development at George Mason University
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)

Databases

Education databases

[Washington, DC : National Library of Education?, 199?-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
[Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson Co.
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, Inc.
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
Birmingham, AL : Teachers College Record
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
"Teachers College Record Book Reviews provides comprehensive reviews of the leading books in education and educational research by major scholars in these fields. "

Related databases

New York, N.Y. : Public Affairs Information Service, Inc., 1991-
Green Library » InfoCenter (non-circulating) » Z7163 .P3 V.23 PT.3 2014
Indexes selected books, government documents, and periodical articles on contemporary public issues and the making of public policy.
Alexandria, VA : Chadwyck-Healey, [199-]-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
Provides online access to abstracts and full-text articles on public policy research and analysis from think tanks, university research programs, research organizations and publishers
[Bethesda, Md.] : Cambridge Scientific Abstracts, 2001-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
Provides citations, abstracts, and indexing of the international serials literature in political science and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration/policy

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