Wicked problems and the community school solution will be an important book that contributed to the literature on community schools the inadequacy of schooling is a major roadblock to the regeneration of underdeveloped urban communities. Theoretical foundations how problems become wicked entering all systems multicultural dreams and the community school the community school movement research and evaluation series title education in a competitive and globalizing world. They have a special term for social problems like education reform wicked problems the term wicked problem was coined in 1973 in a seminal paper by horst rittel and melvin webber a designer and an urban planner they described wicked problems as messy social problems that are impossible to define understand and reach consensus about. In an age of wicked problems community engagement is crucial many of the environmental and social challenges we face are wicked or complex problems which make them extremely difficult to address for example climate change peak oil the global financial crisis child abuse terrorism food security poverty obesity over consumption sustainability glouberman and zimmerman 2002. One of my business partners jay smethurst sent me a link to a great article about a way to think about making changes to the public school system bryan coffman another partner had exposed all of us to the idea of something called wicked problems some years ago in this article the author uses work from someone called adam richardson and his book entitled innovation x why a companys
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.