Global Achievement Gap

Topic: Leadership and School Improvement
Instructor: Ann Ebersole
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: WVIZ/PBS ideastream
Location: Online

Course Description:

In the Global Achievement Gap, education expert Tony Wagner situates our school problems in the larger context of the demands of the global knowledge economy. With insights gained from interviews with business leaders, review of new research and extensive classroom observations in the country's leading suburban schools. He analyzes performance by considering the skills the next generation will need in the workplace. This is a must-read for anyone interested in seeing our young people achieve their full potential.

Cost: $160
Timespan of Course:
April 30, 2014 to May 27, 2014
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Registration Information:

For registration information, call or email Ann Ebersole at 216-916-6364 ( There is a $125 instructional fee paid to WVIZ in addition to the $160 graduate credit fee paid to Ashland University.

Course Number: 6320 J1
Course Section Name: 14/GW 6320 J1
Academic Term: 14/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 1 graduate credit hour
Subject: EDU