Standards and Schooling in the United States [3 volumes]: An Encyclopedia / Edition 2

Standards and Schooling in the United States [3 volumes]: An Encyclopedia / Edition 2

by Joe L. Kincheloe
     
 

ISBN-10: 157607255X

ISBN-13: 9781576072554

Pub. Date: 12/07/2001

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

In this definitive, three-volume set, top scholars illuminate the historical, social, cultural, political, administrative, psychological, and philosophical issues behind the standards debate.

• Volumes are arranged topically and include subjects such as art, bilingual education, consequences of standards, evaluation, learning theory and cognition,

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In this definitive, three-volume set, top scholars illuminate the historical, social, cultural, political, administrative, psychological, and philosophical issues behind the standards debate.

• Volumes are arranged topically and include subjects such as art, bilingual education, consequences of standards, evaluation, learning theory and cognition, multiculturalism, reductionism, and school accreditation

• Over 50 top scholars illuminate the debate, provide much-needed historical context, and explain the relationship of standards to educational reform efforts

• A historical chronology is given, which spans from 1892, when the Committee of Ten created uniform academic requirements for admission to college, to the Supreme Court ruling in 2001 lowering the First Amendment wall separating church and state

• The encyclopedia gives a list of selected print and nonprint resources, which includes books, government publications, labor reports, websites, and organizations regarding the standards debate in the United States

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576072554
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/07/2001
Pages:
1208
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 10.52(h) x 3.26(d)

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