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A Different View of Urban Schools tells a fascinating story about the realities of urban education in America. It provides new insights on teacher selection and preparation, curriculum, school takeovers, federal legislation, the role of business, and the impact of the civil rights movement on urban schools. The result is a new perspective on what educational reform require ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published February 27th 2006 by Peter Lang Publishing Inc. (first published January 21st 2006)
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Colleen King
The clearest analysis I've read of the relationship between an inequitable economic system and inequality in the educational system. Very readable and non-technical.
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Firm grasp of the issues and debates surrounding urban schools, highly accessible, and solutions orientated.
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