From the Publisher
Since many of the problems affecting schools are based in society and the family, schools must learn to restructure their external relations, reaching out to parents and extended families, community, government, social service and health care organizations, business and employers.
From the Jacket
Not by Schools Alone takes a compelling look at the realities of modern education: attitude problems hindering change, isolation and bureaucratic rigidity, and proliferating social problems afflicting children and families. Author Sandra Waddock proposes that we all, whether in business, social service, or health care agencies, governm...