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8 edition of A History of American Education found in the catalog.

A History of American Education

by Joseph Watras

  • 168 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Allyn & Bacon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of education,
  • History Of Education,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • North America,
  • History,
  • Education / History,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10172339M
    ISBN 100205470262
    ISBN 109780205470266

    The history of education in the United States, or Foundations of Education covers the trends in educational formal and informal learning in America from the . This book tells the compelling saga of American higher education from the founding of Harvard College in to the outbreak of World War II. The most in-depth and authoritative history of the subject available, The History of American Higher Education traces how colleges and universities were shaped by the shifting influences of culture.

      American higher education today looks nothing like it did a few generations ago, let alone at the founding of the country. A new book, The History of American Higher Education: Learning and Culture From the Founding to World War II (Princeton University Press), explores how colleges evolved. The author is Roger L. Geiger, who is distinguished professor of higher education at . The book American Academic Cultures: A History of Higher Education, Paul H. Mattingly is published by University of Chicago Press. American Academic Cultures: A History of Higher Education, Mattingly All Chicago e-books are on sale at 30% off with the code EBOOK

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The Underground History of American Education: A School Teacher's Intimate Investigation Into the Problem of Modern Schooling Paperback – November 1, The Underground History of American Education: A School Teacher's Intimate Investigation Into the Problem of Modern Schooling. by: A History of American Higher Education, 2nd Edition: Thelin, John R.: : Books.

Rent. $ List Price: $ Save: $ (25%) & /5(65). (History of Education Quarterly) "This is a splendid book, by far the best to appear on the subject since the publication of Frederick Rudolph's The American College and University: A History.

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History of American Education Primer depicts the evolution of American educational history from to the present. The book highlights how ideological managers have. John Taylor Gatto is an American retired school teacher of 29 years and 8 months and author of several books on education.

He is an activist critical of compulsory schooling and of what he characterizes as the hegemonic nature of discourse on education and the education professions/5. Explains the history of American education well.

This book does not help you become a better teacher in the sense that, it offers little advice. However, it offers a rich history of American education which, in turn, helps teachers understand the education system in the past and present.

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Books: Early Childhood Education Today, Twelfth Edition by George S. Morrison This book is a great resource on early childhood education.

It covers the foundation of education, programs and resources for children and families, educational needs of infants through the primary grades and the special needs of children and Size: KB. Theories of Education Education theorists today struggle over whether a single model of learning is appropriate for both sexes (see coeducation), or for students of all ethnic backgrounds; although equality of educational opportunity in the United States is an accepted principle, it is not always easy to practice.

Throughout history theories of education have reflected the dominant psychologies of learning and. History of Education in America book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This text provides an overview of the history of American education and serves as a quick reference to the most important persons, dates, events, and movements that shaped the nation's system of education.

The basic concepts and theories /5. American Education: A History by Wayne J. Urban and Jennings L. Wagoner, Jr. This book seems like a good starting point, as it details the history of American Education from pre-colonial days on (including a look at Native American education before colonization).Author: Amanda Kay Oaks.

Books shelved as history-of-education: The One Best System: A History of American Urban Education by David Tyack, A Christian America Restored by Robert. A Brief History of Education in America Early American education was primarily private or religious, and it brought mass schooling and literacy to the nation well before the public school system we know today was legislated into existence.

Public schooling arose in File Size: KB. hISTORY OF EDUCATION Susan Shaw CooperCH(PART I).indd 3 12/07/ PM. 4 INTRODUCTION TO PROFESSIONAL STUDIES Introduction In order to fully appreciate and understand the education system that will be in place once you qualify, it is necessary to have an insight into the influences and decisions thatFile Size: KB.

Dock's book, Schul-Ordnung (meaning school management), published inis the first book about teaching printed in colonial America. Typical of those in the middle colonies, schools in Pennsylvania are established not only by the Mennonites, but by the Quakers and other religious groups as well. This book tells the compelling saga of American higher education from the founding of Harvard College in to the outbreak of World War II.

THE UNDERGROUND HISTORY OF AMERICAN EDUCATION is a freewheeling investigation into the real - as opposed to the `official' - history of schooling, focused on the U.S.

but with examinations of other historical examples for the purposes of comparing and contrasting, as well as for tracing where ideas and concepts related to education originated. As American as Public School, In6 percent of America’s children graduated from high school; by51 percent graduated and 40 percent went on to college.

This program recalls how massive immigration, child labor laws, and the explosive growth of cities fueled school attendance and transformed public education.

The Kenneth Spencer Research Library's collections support research into the history of American education. Notable collections include the Children's Books Collection, whose 7, volumes include numerous educational titles; the Charles and E.

Jennifer Monaghan Collection, which focuses on the history of reading in the United States from the colonial period to the middle of the twentieth."[An] exemplary, thoroughly readable account." — Publishers Weekly "This book takes you through the history of how the idea of public education began, to where we are right now It's so beautifully done, judiciously done, and I'm really proud to help it along." — Meryl StreepEsteemed historians of education David Tyack, Carl Kaestle, Diane Ravitch, James Anderson, and Larry Cuban /5(4).A History of American Higher Education () Historiography.

Gaither, Milton, "The Revisionists Revived: The Libertarian Historiography of Education," History of Education Quarterly 52 (Nov. ), – Goodman, Joyce, and Ian Grosvenor.

"Educational research—history of education a .