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Readings in American education

Clifton L. Hall

Readings in American education

by Clifton L. Hall

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Published by Scott, Foresman in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [564]-566.

      Statement[selected by] Clifton L. Hall [and others] William H. Lucio, editor.
      SeriesScott, Foresman professional education series
      ContributionsLucio, William H., ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB7 .H246
      The Physical Object
      Pagination566 p.
      Number of Pages566
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5882993M
      LC Control Number63014553

      Despite the dull reading selections, Webster’s book was the most popular introductory reading textbook in the United States until the s, when it began other like-minded educators believed that American education’s chief weakness was the meaninglessness of its material. They published their views in the American. Great Books Curriculum. St. John’s College was founded in and is best known for the Great Books curriculum that was adopted in While the list of books has evolved over the last century, the tradition of all students reading foundational texts of Western civilization remains.

      American higher education is at a crossroads. Technological innovations and disruptive market forces are buffeting colleges and universities at the very time their financial structure grows increasingly fragile. Disinvestment by states has driven up tuition prices at public colleges, and student debt has reached a startling record-high of one trillion dollars.   However, for most people this education may stretch on for decades as you read the books on the list that most interest you (and I’ve also created a 21st Century Reading List of other books I recommend reading as well). 1st Year: Greek Civilization and the Classical Liberal Arts. The foundation of Western Civilization was laid by the Greeks.

      Graded reading texts for upper intermediate and advanced students of English as a foreign language. Improve your English reading skills with these free short stories and graded reading texts on topics of general interest, selected for English language learners. only reading text used in schools until approximately , replaced by Noah Webster’s American Spelling Book, first published in Regardless, educators, especially in rural areas, had few resources; textbooks were rare with instruction from those books owned by families or teachers.5 Common schools, the settling.


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