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Book News Annotation:

Meier, teacher and president of the Center for Collaborative Education in New York, issues an eloquent defense of public education, describing why public education is vital to the future of our democracy and our children, and why good education is, in fact, possible, based on her experience at Central Park East, where 90 percent of the students graduate and go on to college in a city where the average graduation rate is 50 percent. Lacks an index.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780807031100
Subtitle:
(lessons for America from a small school in Harlem )
Author:
Meier, Deborah
Publisher:
Beacon Press
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Education
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - General
Subject:
Teaching
Subject:
Administration
Subject:
Aims & Objectives
Subject:
School management and organization
Subject:
Educational innovations
Subject:
Public schools
Subject:
Educational innovations -- United States.
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 187-190.
Series Volume:
no. 29.
Publication Date:
c1995
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xii, 190 p.
Dimensions:
9.28x6.27x.88 in. .91 lbs.

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