Logo

USA Education In Brief by Raphael Calis

Large book cover: USA Education In Brief

USA Education In Brief
by

Publisher: U.S. Department of State
ISBN/ASIN: B004P8JMLG
Number of pages: 52

Description:
USA Education in Brief covers the development of the public school movement, beginning with 'common school', in the 18th century, through the Land-Grant university movement to the G.I. Bill of Rights and the civil rights movement which expanded educational opportunity to all U.S. citizens. Additional topics include 21st century challenges; civic, bilingual, and special education; foreign exchanges; and teaching democracy to a new generation.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(460KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: A Different Road to College: A Guide for Transitioning to College for Non-traditional StudentsA Different Road to College: A Guide for Transitioning to College for Non-traditional Students
by - Open Oregon Educational Resources
The book is designed to introduce students to the contextual issues of college. This open educational resource is designed to engage students in seeing themselves as college students and understanding the complexity of what that means to their lives.
(1411 views)
Book cover: Open: The Philosophy and Practices that are Revolutionizing Education and ScienceOpen: The Philosophy and Practices that are Revolutionizing Education and Science
by - Ubiquity Press
Affordable education. Transparent science. Accessible scholarship. These ideas are slowly becoming a reality thanks to the open education, open science, and open access movements. This book shares the stories from global leaders in the open movement.
(1587 views)
Book cover: The Abolition of ManThe Abolition of Man
by
The Abolition of Man is a short philosophical work about moral education, its context is British education in the 1940s. The moral code is objective, not the invention or property of any one person or movement or even civilization.
(15017 views)
Book cover: Classroom Management Theorists and TheoriesClassroom Management Theorists and Theories
by - Wikibooks
This book studies a variety of classroom management theorists and their theories, noting the historical background of the theorist, a basic overview of the theory, and a professional critique of the theory. It also discusses practical applications.
(7269 views)