Ronald Reagan and Education Policy
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Ronald Reagan entered the presidency promising to return K-12 education policy back to states and localities. Ironically, Reagan ended up both expanding and legitimizing the federal role in schooling.

How did this happen?

Kevin R. Kosar answers this riddle and provides a concise introduction to Reagan’s education record.

This short book includes 42 pages, 7,600 words, 6 figur...more
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Published April 10th 2011 by Studies in Governance and Politics
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Nathan Rubin
As a high school student, I only learned about Ronald Reagan through my AP U.S. History course (which is surprising not much at all). However it is too late for me to use this as a resource for an AP exam, I recommend this book/essay for students wishing for some informational ammo to wow the AP graders, or AP teachers for that matter. This book/essay was clear, concise, well-documented, and overall well planned and written and anyone who wishes to learn more about Ronald Reagan should read this...more
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May 24, 2011 Kevin Kosar rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  (Review from the author)
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I am the author of: Ronald Reagan and Education Policy (2011); Failing Grades: The Federal Politics of Education (2005) and Whiskey: A Global History (2010).

I write for The Weekly Standard magazine, Public Administration Review, and other publications.

Readers of education and schooling books might like my Federal Education Policy History website.

And fans of alcoholic drinks might enjoy my website...more
More about Kevin R. Kosar...
Whiskey: A Global History Failing Grades: The Federal Politics of Education Standards Federal Government Corporations: An Overview Quasi Government Organizations

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