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School : the story of American public education

Author: Sarah MondaleSarah B PattonMeryl StreepDavid B TyackJames D AndersonAll authors
Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, [2001] ©2001
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: History
Nonfiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
School, the story of American public education.
Boston : Beacon Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)606643598
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Mondale; Sarah B Patton; Meryl Streep; David B Tyack; James D Anderson; Larry Cuban; Carl F Kaestle; Diane Ravitch; Sheila Curran Bernard
ISBN: 080704220X 9780807042205 0807042218 9780807042212
OCLC Number: 46884139
Notes: Based on the PBS series, "School, the story of American public education," produced and directed by Sarah Mondale and Sarah Patton.
Credits: Based on the PBS series "School, the story of American public education," produced and directed by Sarah Mondale and Sarah Patton.
Description: x, 243 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Introduction --
Part I : 1770-1900 : Common school ; introduction / Carl F. Kaestle --
Educated citizen --
Part II : 1900-1950 : As American as public school ; introduction / Diane Ravitch --
You are an American --
Part III : 1950-1980 : Separate and unequal ; introduction / James D. Anderson --
Why don't you go to school with us? --
Part IV : 1980-2000 : Bottom line ; introduction / Larry Cuban --
Nation at risk?
Other Titles: Story of American public education
School, the story of American public education (Television program)
Responsibility: foreword by Meryl Streep ; introduction by David Tyack, with James D. Anderson, Larry Cuban, Carl F. Kaestle, and Diane Ravitch ; narrative by Sheila Curran Bernard and Sarah Mondale ; Edited by Sarah Mondale and Sarah B. Patton.
Local System Bib Number:
1610475867688_365422
991000534569705351

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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.
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