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Patton, Sarah B.

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School : the story of American public education by Sheila Curran Bernard( Book )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,622 libraries worldwide
Published to coincide with the PBS special on public education, this collection of writings by the nation's most renowned historians of education chronicles the story of America's grand experiment in public education
School, the story of American public education ( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
A history of America's public school system
Asylum : a history of the mental institution in America by Sandy McLeod( visu )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
This classic, award-winning program brings to light the complex and controversial history of the mental institution in the U.S. through a detailed study of St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, D.C
School. the story of American Public Education ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
A four part documentary on the history of public education in the United States. Part 3: This program shows how impressive gains in education masked profound inequalities: seventeen states had segregated schools. Beginning with the 1950s, this program examines the issues that prompted such milestones as Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka (1954), the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Title IV, and the Americans with Disabilities Act
A Struggle for educational equality : 1950-1980 ( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Describes how in the 1950's, America's public schools teemed with the promise of a new, postwar generation of students, over half of whom would go on to college. This program shows how impressive gains masked profound inequalities: seventeen states had segregated schools; 1% of all Ph. D.'s went to women; and "separate but equal" was still the law of the land
School. the story of American Public Education ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A four part documentary on the history of public education in the United States. Part 2: By 1900, 6% of America's children were graduating from high school; by 1945, 51% graduated. This program recalls how massive immigration, child labor laws and the explosive growth of cities fueled school attendance and transformed public education. Also explored are the impact of John Dewey's progressive ideas as well as the development of controversial IQ tests and educational tracking through the efforts of Arthur Bester and Lewis Terman
School. the story of American public education ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
A four part documentary on the history of public education in the United States. Part 4: in 1983, the Reagan Administration's report, A Nation at Risk, shattered public confidence in America's school system and sparked a new wave of education reform -- all with the goal of tough new academic standards. This program explores such educational innovations as vouchers, charter schools, home schooling and privatization as challenges to the historical concept of a common school
The bottom line by CLASSROOM VIDEO LTD( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Tells how the 1983 report "Nation at Risk" damaged public confidence in America's school system and spurred attempts at educational reform. Looks at such things as vouchers, charter schools, and privatization as challenges to the historical concept of a common school
School, the story of American public education ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A four part documentary on the history of public education in the United States. Part 1: This program profiles the passionate crusade launched by Thomas Jefferson and continued by Noah Webster, Horace Mann and others to create a common system of tax-supported schools that would mix people of different backgrounds and reinforce the bonds of democracy in the new nation. But this noble experiment was opposed from the start by racial prejudice and fears of taxation
Marcel Proust : writer's life ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Deftly blending the personal and the historical, this program is an illuminating and accessible introduction to the life and work of Marcel Proust, whose novel Remembrance of Things Past changed the face of literature. Interviews with writers Dame Iris Murdoch, Shelby Foote, and writer-critic Roger Shattuck highlight the magnitude of Proust's accomplishment, while dramatizations of key scenes from Proust's life combine with rare archival footage to place his personal struggle in a historical context. The film was co-produced by William C. Carter, author of the critically acclaimed Proust biography. Archival interviews include Jean Cocteau, Francois Mauriac, and Celeste Albaret, Proust's long-time friend and assistant
As American as public school ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Describes how massive immigration, child labor laws, and the growth of cities increased school attendance and changed public education in America during the first half of the twentieth century. Looks at the ideas of John Dewey, the effects of IQ tests, the "life adjustment" curriculum, and Cold War politics on students
School : the story of American public education ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Tells how the 1983 report "Nation at Risk" damaged public confidence in America's school system and spurred attempts at educational reform. Looks at such things as vouchers, charter schools, and privatization as challenges to the historical concept of a common school
School The Story of American Public Education: A struggle for educational equality, 1950-1980 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Describes how in the 1950's, America's public schools teemed with the promise of a new, postwar generation of students, over half of whom would go on to college. This program shows how impressive gains masked profound inequalities: seventeen states had segregated schools; 1% of all Ph. D.'s went to women; and "separate but equal" was still the law of the land
School, the story of American public education ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A four part documentary on the history of public education in the United States. Part 1: This program profiles the passionate crusade launched by Thomas Jerrerson and continued by Noah Webster, Horance Mann and others to create a common system of tax-supported schools that would mix people of different backgrounds and reinforce the bonds of democracy in the new nation. But this noble experiment was opposed from the start by racial prejudice and fears of taxation
School The Story of American Public Education: The common school, 1770-1890 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Describes the development of a common system of tax-supported schools in America following the Revolution in order to mix people of different backgrounds and strengthen democracy. Tells of the influence of Thomas Jefferson, Noah Webster, Horace Mann, and others in this effort
School The Story of American Public Education: The bottom line in education, 1980 to the present ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Tells how the 1983 report "Nation at Risk" damaged public confidence in America's school system and spurred attempts at educational reform. Looks at such things as vouchers, charter schools, and privatization as challenges to the historical concept of a common school
School The Story of American Public Education: As American as public school ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Describes how massive immigration, child labor laws, and the growth of cities increased school attendance and changed public education in America during the first half of the twentieth century. Looks at the ideas of John Dewey, the effects of IQ tests, the "life adjustment" curriculum, and Cold War politics on students
School, the story of American public education : the Common school, 1770-1890 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A four part documentary on the history of public education in the United States. Part 1: This program profiles the passionate crusade launched by Thomas Jerrerson and continued by Noah Webster, Horance Mann and others to create a common system of tax-supported schools that would mix people of different backgrounds and reinforce the bonds of democracy in the new nation. But this noble experiment was opposed from the start by racial prejudice and fears of taxation
 
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패튼, 세라 B
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