Foundations Of Education With Upgrade Cd-rom Eighth Edition

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Foundations of Education provides comprehensive and substantive coverage of all foundational areas, including social, philosophical, historical, political, economic, curricular, and legal foundations of education. The text incorporates relevant interdisciplinary perspectives and emphasizes significant contemporary issues in education. It has a solid research base drawn extensively from primary sources, current references, and documentation.

  • The "Technology@School" feature updates students on relevant developments regarding educational technology and provides information that students can apply during their teaching careers.
  • The authors added information about standards and accountability to address the growing emphasis on holding students, teachers, and schools accountable for meeting local, state, and national standards.
  • "Refocus Questions" help reinforce students' comprehension by reviewing information learned in the chapter and applying concepts to students' own personal situations.
  • Chapter-opening "Focus Questions" provide students with an advance outline of each chapter's material.

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About the Author:

Allan Ornstein is a professor of education at St. John's University in New York. He received his Ph.D. from New York University and is author of more than 15 texts and 2000 articles and research papers. Prior to teaching at St. John's, he was a professor of Education at Loyola University in Chicago.

Daniel Levine, recently retired, was a professor of education at the University of Nebraska. He co-authored the seventh edition of the classic text by Robert J. Havighurst, Society and Education (Allyn and Bacon, 1991). He has authored numerous journal articles and papers on the topics of urban education.

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Ornstein, Allan C.; Levine, Daniel U.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company (2002)
ISBN 10: 0618264965 ISBN 13: 9780618264964
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