2 edition of selective character of American secondary education found in the catalog.
selective character of American secondary education
Counts, George S. (George Sylvester), 1889-1974.
Reprint of the 1922 ed. issued also as Supplementary educational monographs, no. 19.
|Statement||[by] George S. Counts.|
|Series||American education: its men, ideas, and institutions, American education--its men, ideas, and institutions|
|LC Classifications||LA222 .C6 1969|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 162 p.|
|Number of Pages||162|
Debates about how moral education ought to be provided have engaged many of the best minds in education and stirred public controversies throughout U.S. history. The vast array of European peoples who settled the American colonies brought a commitment to moral education and a variety of approaches to the task. While French and Spanish settlers brought Catholicism to the New World, Cited by: In fiction, a character (sometimes known as a fictional character) is a person or other being in a narrative (such as a novel, play, television series, film, or video game). The character may be entirely fictional or based on a real-life person, in which case the distinction of a "fictional" versus "real" character may be made. Derived from the ancient Greek word χαρακτήρ, the English.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Counts, George S. (George Sylvester), Selective character of American secondary education. Selective character of American secondary education. Chicago, Ill., The University of Chicago  (OCoLC) Online version: Counts, George S.
(George Sylvester), Selective character of American secondary education. Chicago, Ill., The University of Chicago  (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type. The Selective Character of American Secondary Education by George Sylvester Counts and George Sylvest Counts (, Hardcover).
Selective character of American secondary education. Chicago, Ill., University of Chicago  (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet selective character of American secondary education book Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: George S Counts.
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Full text of "The selective character of American. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Judd, Charles Hubbard, Unique character of American secondary education. Cambridge, Harvard University Press, In The Selective Character of American Secondary Education () and The Social Composition of Boards of Education (), he argued that the interests of upper-class elites dominated high schools and school boards, thus belying equality of opportunity, particularly for immigrant and African American children.
Melissa Kelly has a master's degree in secondary education and over eight years of experience in the classroom. She is the author of four books. Every school system and teacher have different methods for choosing the novels that students read each year of high school.
Character Education in America’s Schools Dorothy L. Prestwich Abstract Character education in American schools is experiencing a revival. Al-though the teaching of character waned from the s through the s, the rise in violent crime and a general feeling by the public that American children.
A great book that looks at the history of American Education. Shows the philosophical shift in education from family and church run schools, to state run education under government centralized government control/5(11). As two grammar schools in Kent submit applications to open annexes, Rebecca Ratcliffe explores the impact of selective schooling on education across the : Rebecca Ratcliffe.
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With that in mind, I would argue that Zora Neale Hurston's "Their Eyes Were Watching God" is one of the finest books in American literature and is very appropriate for a high school class. As an English teacher having read almost every book on this list, I would put it near the top.
FORGOTTEN HEROES OF AMERICAN EDUCATION is truly splendid anthology for specialists or for the general reader. It is not an exaggeration to say FORGOTTEN HEROES is a book that ought to be familiar to every concerned school teacher and wise administrator, every involved parent and thoughtful citizen and every dedicated civic and community leader.5/5(5).
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His current interests include the history of American education, American immigration and ethnicity, culture theory, and character education. John J. Sweeder is Associate Professor of Education at La Salle University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he teaches courses in educational technology, secondary teacher education, Price: $ The Center for American Progress (CAP) has previously called for more selectivity in the teaching profession and increased diversity of the teacher workforce.
59 Therefore, when some in the. the history of education in this country. Character education has been both a formal and informal part of schools. Much of character education in the United States can be closely tied in its roots to the education of character in Europe, which laid the foundation for the formal American system of education.
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Yet, too many African American students still are not getting the quality education they need and deserve, and the performance of African American students lagsFile Size: 1MB. This reflects the erosion of elementary, secondary, and post-secondary education across the United States.
Students are purposefully being dumbed down and .