Balancing Decentralisation with Centralisation

  • Charlene Tan
Part of the Education in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Concerns and Prospects book series (EDAP, volume 21)


The Shanghai authorities combine decentralisation and centralisation to encourage school autonomy while maintaining central control.


School Leader Curriculum Reform District Government School Inspection District Authority 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charlene Tan
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  1. 1.Policy and Leadership Studies National Institute of EducationNanyang Technological UniversitySingaporeSingapore

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