The Resource Setting the record straight : responses to misconceptions about public education in the United States, Gerald W. Bracey

Setting the record straight : responses to misconceptions about public education in the United States, Gerald W. Bracey

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Setting the record straight : responses to misconceptions about public education in the United States
Title
Setting the record straight
Title remainder
responses to misconceptions about public education in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Gerald W. Bracey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bracey, Gerald W.
Dewey number
371.01/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LA217.2
LC item number
.B73 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Public schools
  • Academic achievement
  • Education
Label
Setting the record straight : responses to misconceptions about public education in the United States, Gerald W. Bracey
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Hey, big spender -- Throwing money at the schools -- Rising costs, flat scores -- "Plummeting" SAT scores -- The shrinking SAT elite -- Knowledge nostalgia -- International comparisons -- The dropout rate -- Private versus public schools -- Choice and charter schools -- The global marketplace -- Preparing students for work -- The shortage of scientists -- The administrative blob -- Teacher accountability -- Dumb teachers -- "Feel good" education -- Special education costs
Extent
1 online resource (215 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036947621
Label
Setting the record straight : responses to misconceptions about public education in the United States, Gerald W. Bracey
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Hey, big spender -- Throwing money at the schools -- Rising costs, flat scores -- "Plummeting" SAT scores -- The shrinking SAT elite -- Knowledge nostalgia -- International comparisons -- The dropout rate -- Private versus public schools -- Choice and charter schools -- The global marketplace -- Preparing students for work -- The shortage of scientists -- The administrative blob -- Teacher accountability -- Dumb teachers -- "Feel good" education -- Special education costs
Extent
1 online resource (215 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036947621

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