Publisher description for The primary school in changing times : the Australian experience / edited by Tony Townsend.

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Schools have increasingly been relegated to the control of local communities, even as governments mandate deeper cuts in central funding. This volume assesses the causes and outcomes of this shift in Australia and elsewhere.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Elementary schools -- Australia.
Education, Elementary -- Australia.
Educational change -- Australia.