the next few months Standing
International Conference of Inspectorates (SICI) will be
producing the first ever historical overview of the development of
school inspection and evaluation across Europe, entitled European
School Inspection and Evaluation: History and Principles.
important book is being written by Adrian Gray, a former Executive
Committee member, and will show that school inspection has been a key
factor in the European educational landscape for 200 years. The book
will also show how inspection and evaluation approaches have changed
and developed, especially over the last fifty years, reflecting
changing ideas about school leadership and accountability – and also
responding to technical changes like new data and exam systems.
is an important step for SICI as they seek to grow and extend their
influence on best inspection practice. They will be developing a number
of conference presentations around the content of the book which will
be adapted to the needs of audiences such as policy makers, school
leaders and new school inspectors. The content will be of great value
for education policy makers and inspectors globally as we see how
inspection works in different contexts.
Member Price 20.00 GBP (Members must give email address)
Price 28.00 GBP
do not include postage and packing)
To express an interest in the
book or to pre-order a copy please email us and we'll
invoice you as soon as the release date has been finalised.
Bookworm of Retford