Preschool Education in America: The Culture of Young Children from the Colonial Era to the Present

Preschool Education in America: The Culture of Young Children from the Colonial Era to the Present

by Barbara Beatty
     
 

This comprehensive history describes policies and programs for the education of three-, four-, and five-year-olds in the United States from the colonial era to the present. It also traces efforts to make preschool education a part of the public school system and shows why these efforts have been rejected, despite increasing evidence that preschools are beneficial…  See more details below

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This comprehensive history describes policies and programs for the education of three-, four-, and five-year-olds in the United States from the colonial era to the present. It also traces efforts to make preschool education a part of the public school system and shows why these efforts have been rejected, despite increasing evidence that preschools are beneficial for all young children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300060270
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
05/24/1995
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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