Keeping up with the emerging, information-rich global economy is not an easy task for today's educators. This action-focused 'playbook' will provide you with the necessary keys to understand, form, and adapt your schools in order to cope with the various global transformations.
There is no argument. Game Time is the one book that can save education and thus save our country. If education is the key to our future, this book is the key to education. Use it. -- Roger Kaufman, Florida State University & Old Dominion University ...captures a new vision for public education. It uses systems thinking, customer orientation, best practice, corrective action, continuous improvement, accountability, decentralised decision making and a focus on results...A 'must-read' for all educators who believe that America must change public education if we are to meet the economic needs of the twenty-first century. -- Dr. William N. Kiefer, Coordinator of Quality Systems, School District of Lancaster This fascinating and practical work promotes ideas which launch action. -- Robert Allten, Director of Accountability, St. Johns District Schools (FL) ...sounds a wake-up call for all those who have been meddling with educational theories in a vaccuum for the past fifty years: Your role is to help your students to develop real skills to make real contributions in the real world. If you don't understand what that means get another job! -- Daniel D. Lavely, Senior Vice President, Connecticut Development Authority ...developed to build wide support in continuous school improvement through activities such as leadership workshops, industry-education collaborative planning, parent-educator discussion circles, reading circles for teachers and administrators, and newspaper serialization and editorial support. * National Association For Industry-Education Collaboration *