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Schools and Communities

Working Together to Transform Children's Lives

By John West-Burnham, Maggie Farrar, George Otero

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Format: Paperback / softback, 186 pages
Other Information: 12 illustrations(b & w)
Published In: United Kingdom, 31 May 2007
This book is rooted in the principle that every child and young person has a fundamental entitlement to equal educational opportunities. Human relationships are fundamental to educational and social development and increasing importance is being attached to cooperation and collaboration between schools and the community, and between the agencies that provide services for children and young people.
EAN: 9781855392335
ISBN: 185539233X
Publisher: Network Continuum Education
Dimensions: 24.59 x 18.8 x 1.17 centimeters (0.41 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years

About the Author

John West-Burham is a teacher, writer and consultant in educational leadership. He is senior visiting Research Fellow, Centre for Educational Leadership, University of Manchester and Senior Research Adviser at the National College for School Leadership.


Dominant themes throughout this well structured book include social justice and equity, social capital, community capacity building, and the moral purpose of education...Case study examples and chapters on partnership working and evaluation offer useful advice --Sanford Lakoff

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