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The public-school system of the United States

by Joseph Mayer Rice

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Published by The Century co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public schools -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby D. J. M. Rice
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLA216 .R49
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi p., 1 l., 308 p.
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24155658M
    LC Control Number06016563
    OCLC/WorldCa2949984

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A passionate plea to preserve and renew public education, The Death and Life of the Great American School System is a radical change of heart from one of America’s best-known education experts. Diane Ravitch—former assistant secretary of education and a leader in the drive to create a national curriculum—examines her career in education reform and repudiates /5().

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rice, Joseph Mayer, Public-school system of the United States. New York, Arno Press, (OCoLC) Public-school system of the United States. New York: Century Co., (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Mayer Rice.

Education in the United States is provided in public, private, and home schools. State governments set overall educational standards, often mandate standardized tests for K–12 public school systems and supervise, usually through a board of regents, state colleges, and universities.

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public-school teachers report that they have the least amount of control over two particular areas of teaching: “selecting textbooks and. The public-school system of the United States ().

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The U.S. system does not offer a second or higher doctorate, but does offer postdoctorate research programs. Adult and continuing education, plus special education, cut across all educational levels.

The following links direct you to information on different aspects of the structure of education in the United States. The most widely used history textbook in U.S. public schools is A People's History of the United States by the late Howard Zinn.

It has sold a million and a half copies since it was published in It is required reading in many high schools and colleges. Born out of centuries of conflict and experimentation, America's public school system is one of the nation's most significant--but still evolving--achievements.

This four-part series, narrated by Meryl Streep, weaves archival footage, rare interviews, and on-site coverage into an unprecedented portrait of public education in America. age 16 in most states; the remaining states require students to attend school until they are 17 or All children in the United States have access to free public schools.

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Wake County Public School System, Holly Springs, North Carolina. 5, likes 5 talking about this 72 were here. The Wake County Public School System 5/5(10). I think most people feel pretty happy about the higher education system in the United States.

People are really talking about K through 12 education. And when we talk about the crisis, I. - In response to the large number of Cuban immigrant children arriving in Miami after the Cuban Revolution, Coral Way Elementary School starts the first bilingual and bicultural public school in the United States.

- The Civil Rights Act becomes law. It prohibits discrimination based on race, color, sex, religion or national origin. But there certainly was no conception of a “public” school, neither in the United States nor anywhere else in the Western world.

The distinction between private and public schools was not crystallized until the “school wars” of the s, which officially ended the use of public funds to support Catholic schools.

He attended public school near Pittsburgh in the s and ’40s—a place where, somehow, there were “no dropouts.” (Only half of American year olds graduated from high school in Students of color comprise a growing share of public school students. If the United States is to remain a world superpower for generations, it’s incumbent upon Americans to ensure that disadvantaged students and those from ethnic minority groups receive the same standard of education that privileged students : Nadra Kareem Nittle.

A large public school system in the DC area would be quite diverse, I imagine – with various races, ethnicities, and socio-economic classes represented. Having kids from all different backgrounds in one classroom from a variety of family backgrounds can pose challenges for a teacher – there can be kids at so many phases of learning all in.