9780072423884

Teachers, Schools, and Society

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    9780072423884

  • ISBN10:

    0072423889

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 5/1/2000
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill College Div
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Table of Contents

Preface
Guide to Selected Educational Issues
Becoming a Teacherp. 4
Effective Teachingp. 38
A Question and Answer Guide to the Teaching Professionp. 75
Student Diversityp. 98
What Are Schools For?p. 136
Life in Schoolsp. 164
What Students Are Taught in Schoolp. 202
Controversy Over Who Controls the Curriculump. 230
The History of American Educationp. 266
School Governancep. 308
School Lawp. 338
Financing America's Schoolsp. 368
Philosophy of Educationp. 402
The Struggle for Equal Educational Opportunityp. 438
Contemporary Social Problems and Children at Riskp. 475
Tomorrow's Schoolsp. 510
Observation Manualp. 551
The Praxis Series of Testsp. 595
Addresses of State Certification Officesp. 603
A Summary of Selected Reports on Education Reformp. 606
Glossaryp. 612
Photo Creditsp. 620
Indexp. 621
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