This popular book provides future teachers a solid foundation in the history of American education, from its roots in European tradition, through the colonial period, to the challenges of the twenty-first century. The authors again organize material simply and logically, and present it in the readable, accessible format readers appreciate. Here are all of the important people, places, dates, events, and movements; along with a capsule presentation of the underlying principles of educational practice and straightforward, nonjudgmental coverage of all of the current controversies within our educational system. For future teachers.
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Concise and clearly-written, this popular text provides a comprehensive historical treatment of education in the United States from Colonial times to the present day. Students are introduced to the background behind the growth and evolution of education in our society. including influential movements in educational history and influential leaders. Included is excellent coverage of recent events and issues, including the influence of legal/legislative actions and reform reports. A simple organization and readable format make concepts especially accessible.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0130618942
Book Description Prentice Hall, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110130618942