skip to content
The origins of the common core : how the free market became public education policy Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

The origins of the common core : how the free market became public education policy

Author: Deborah Duncan Owens; Palgrave Connect (Online service)
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
How did a movement so contentious as the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) become public education policy throughout the United States? Deborah Duncan Owens provides an insightful historical analysis of the CCSS, beginning with conservative criticism of public schools in the 1930s and culminating in a convergence of the interests of the right, the left, and corporate America in systemically reforming education  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Owens, Deborah Duncan.
Origins of the common core.
(DLC) 2014028535
(OCoLC)887848110
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Duncan Owens; Palgrave Connect (Online service)
ISBN: 9781137482686 1137482680 9781349503179 1349503177
OCLC Number: 908189817
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 287 pages)
Contents: The nation was at risk and the public schools did it --
Public schools: conservative coalescence and the socialist threat --
Friedmanomics, school vouchers and choice --
Corporate superstars and an inconvenient truth --
Public schools and a third way of governing --
NCLB and the Texas tall tale --
Education reform and the deep state: an alternate universe --
The CCSS: systemic education reform writ large --
CCSS: the gorilla in the room for free market education reform.
Responsibility: Deborah Duncan Owens.

Abstract:

Owens provides a historical analysis of the ideological movements and reform efforts leading to the Common Core State Standards, beginning with conservative criticism of public schools in the 1930s  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This timely book goes beyond the tired debates about the Common Core State Standards and asks instead: How did we get here, with self-appointed "reformers" casting public schools as the enemy, and Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/908189817> # The origins of the common core : how the free market became public education policy
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "908189817" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/education_standards> ; # Education--Standards
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/education_and_state_united_states> ; # Education and state--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/education_standards_united_states> ; # Education--Standards--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/school_improvement_programs_united_states> ; # School improvement programs--United States
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/379.73/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/school_improvement_programs> ; # School improvement programs
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/education_and_state> ; # Education and state
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Person/owens_deborah_duncan> ; # Deborah Duncan Owens
   schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Organization/palgrave_connect_online_service> ; # Palgrave Connect (Online service)
   schema:copyrightYear "2015" ;
   schema:datePublished "2015" ;
   schema:description "The nation was at risk and the public schools did it -- Public schools: conservative coalescence and the socialist threat -- Friedmanomics, school vouchers and choice -- Corporate superstars and an inconvenient truth -- Public schools and a third way of governing -- NCLB and the Texas tall tale -- Education reform and the deep state: an alternate universe -- The CCSS: systemic education reform writ large -- CCSS: the gorilla in the room for free market education reform."@en ;
   schema:description "How did a movement so contentious as the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) become public education policy throughout the United States? Deborah Duncan Owens provides an insightful historical analysis of the CCSS, beginning with conservative criticism of public schools in the 1930s and culminating in a convergence of the interests of the right, the left, and corporate America in systemically reforming education based on free market principles. Through an in-depth tour of education policies and movements over thirty-five years, Owens clearly identifies the advocates, politicians, authors, and thinkers who paved the way for the dominant way of thinking about public education in the United States today."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2239662996> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/887848110> ;
   schema:name "The origins of the common core : how the free market became public education policy"@en ;
   schema:productID "908189817" ;
   schema:url <http://www.palgraveconnect.com/doifinder/10.1057/9781137482686> ;
   schema:url <https://link.springer.com/openurl?genre=book&isbn=978-1-349-50317-9> ;
   schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137482686> ;
   schema:url <http://link.springer.com/openurl?genre=book&isbn=978-1-349-50317-9> ;
   schema:url <http://link.springer.com/10.1057/9781137482686> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=4331692> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781137482686> ;
   schema:workExample <http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137482686> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781349503179> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/908189817> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Organization/palgrave_connect_online_service> # Palgrave Connect (Online service)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Palgrave Connect (Online service)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Person/owens_deborah_duncan> # Deborah Duncan Owens
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Owens" ;
   schema:givenName "Deborah Duncan" ;
   schema:name "Deborah Duncan Owens" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/education_and_state> # Education and state
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Education and state"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/education_and_state_united_states> # Education and state--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Education and state--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/education_standards> # Education--Standards
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Education--Standards"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/education_standards_united_states> # Education--Standards--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Education--Standards--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/school_improvement_programs> # School improvement programs
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "School improvement programs"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2239662996#Topic/school_improvement_programs_united_states> # School improvement programs--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "School improvement programs--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781137482686>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1137482680" ;
   schema:isbn "9781137482686" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781349503179>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1349503177" ;
   schema:isbn "9781349503179" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/887848110>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Origins of the common core." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/908189817> ; # The origins of the common core : how the free market became public education policy
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/908189817>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/908189817> ; # The origins of the common core : how the free market became public education policy
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-09" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.