Platforms and Prayer Books: Theological and Liturgical

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The idea of a “stakeholder” intersects with many school-reform concepts and strategies—such as leadership teams, shared leadership, and voice —that generally seek to expand the number of people involved in making important decisions related to a school’s organization, operation, and academics. Today Jews have many options and choices; in fact, the American Jewish community is the most vigorous and religiously diverse Jewish community in the world. It has powerful political influence in high quarters.

Pages: 336

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 3, 2002)

ISBN: 0742515486

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