Andrew Hargreaves was the Thomas More Brennan Chair in Education at the Lynch School of Education at Boston College until 2018. The mission of the Chair is to promote social justice and connect theory and practice in education.
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This powerful and honest book uncovers how we can flip the system, building a more democratic, equitable, and cohesive society where teacher expertise drives solutions to education challenges. Editor Michael Soskil brings together a team of diverse voices to highlight solutions, spark positive change, and show us the path forward towards a more civ...
Solid review on an important book. If ever there was a time to #flipthesystem, this is it. @msoskil @dennisshirley @debsnet @TCRecord – source
Andy HargreavesApr 14, 2021
This how-to resource provides leaders with a concrete framework for a strategic improvement plan, helping educators link the "principles" to "processes" of planning. Packed with key takeaways and additional resources, this book provides the concrete tools to design a strong strategy for improvement and enables educational leaders to think construct...
Strategic planning is the place where great ideas often go to die. Not here. This book doesn't only make strategic planning practical. It also makes it feel inspiring. @jennieweiner @isobeltx @jsupo @MichaelFullan1 – source
Andy HargreavesDec 17, 2020
Diane Reay grew up in a mining community and compares her 1960s experience of social mobility with the shrinking opportunities for working class children today. This is the #11/20 books that influenced my own memoir. @AlmaHarris1 @wilfarmstrong @LordJimKnight @Ed_Dorrell – source
Andy HargreavesFeb 19, 2020
[email protected] takes on The Disrupters. @arthurcamins reviews Ravitch's brilliant new book, Slaying Goliath. @pasi_sahlberg @LDH_ed @PedroANoguera @daveswords – source
Andy HargreavesJan 14, 2020
Learning from Singapore tells the inside story of the country’s journey in transforming its education system from a struggling one to one that is hailed internationally as effective and successful. It is a story not of the glory of international test results, but of the hard work and tenacity of a few generations of policy makers, practitioners and...
Pak Tee Ng blows leaders away at @scotgov Int'l Improvement Conf. Read his book @pasi_sahlberg @CEOScel @GTCSKen – source
Andy HargreavesSep 22, 2017