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Análise de projetos de melhoria da produção: concepção de ferramenta estruturada e estudos de caso
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Engenharia de Produção, 2008-12-19)
The capacity to improve the processes has been considered as an important factor for the companies competitiveness. However, the improvement activities don't happen spontaneously, people involved must have knowledge and ...
Understanding School Improvement
(Daily Express, 2005-06)
This article identifies some of the steps that schools in Trinidad and Tobago need to take in order to successfully achieve school improvement
Rhetoric and reality of school improvement in Chile. A multiple case study of school improvement policy and external technical support programmes for municipal primary schools
Currently we are witnessing the expansion of performance-based reforms in education around the world, based on a global education reform agenda. In Chile, the policy framework for school improvement has changed because of ...
Measuring systematic long-term trajectories of school effectiveness improvement
The objective of this study was to identify trajectories of school improvement experienced by Chilean elementary schools over the last decade. Using econometric analysis and controlling for potential confounding factors, ...
School improvement trajectories: an empirical typology
This paper is based on a multiple case study of schools which have been identified as improving their performance for about a decade. We proposed different criteria by which to characterize and study these improvement ...
The school improvement policy context in Trinidad and Tobago
(Taylor and Francis Online, 2013-05-28)
There have been numerous appeals to explore more non-westernized and developing country contexts, (Dimmock, 2000; Harris and Chrispeels, 2006; Mc Mahon, 2006 and Harris, 2009). This paper is a response to those appeals. ...