Schools For Sale: Why Free Market Policies Won't Improve America's Schools, and What Will / Edition 1

Schools For Sale: Why Free Market Policies Won't Improve America's Schools, and What Will / Edition 1

by Ernest House
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807737372

ISBN-13: 9780807737378

Pub. Date: 08/01/2002

Publisher: Teachers College Press

Debunking the myth that economic productivity should shape educational policy and practice. The author illustrates that the attempts by the Reagan, Bush and Clinton administrations to reshape the school to make "productive workers" ignore how schools work and how students learn, and in the end is doomed to failure.

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Debunking the myth that economic productivity should shape educational policy and practice. The author illustrates that the attempts by the Reagan, Bush and Clinton administrations to reshape the school to make "productive workers" ignore how schools work and how students learn, and in the end is doomed to failure.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807737378
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
08/01/2002
Series:
Critical Issues in Educational Leadership Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.42(d)

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