Horace Mann's Vision of the Public Schools: Is it Still Relevant?

Horace Mann's Vision of the Public Schools: Is it Still Relevant?

by William Hayes
     
 

This book looks to the educational ideas of Horace Mann to offer guidance as to how this nation might preserve his original vision of a public school system that will offer a free and equal educational opportunity to all the children of this nation.See more details below

Overview

This book looks to the educational ideas of Horace Mann to offer guidance as to how this nation might preserve his original vision of a public school system that will offer a free and equal educational opportunity to all the children of this nation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578863631
Publisher:
The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
03/07/2006
Pages:
182
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The Early Years Chapter 3 The Educational Prophet Chapter 4 The Vision Chapter 5 The Spread of the Vision Chapter 6 The Growth of Vocational Education Chapter 7 The Practice of Academic Grouping Chapter 8 The White Flight Chapter 9 The Church and State Issue Chapter 10 The Multicultural Issue Chapter 11 The Choice Issue Chapter 12 The Technology Chapter 13 The Teachers Chapter 14 The Direction Chapter 15 The Law Chapter 16 The Debate Chapter 17 The Financial Dilemma Chapter 18 The Mann Plan

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