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Beyond the Classroom: Why School Reform Has Failed and What Parents Need to Do

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Drawing on a nationwide survey encompassing all ethnic and socioeconomic groups, "Beyond the Classroom" identifies the real nature of the education crisis in America. "No one answer is going to reverse the dumbing down of American schools and American kids. But here, at last, is a fresh perspective".--"Chicago Tribune".

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 210-214) and index.

About the Author

Laurence Steinberg, Ph.D., is the Distinguished University Professor and Laura H. Carnell Professor of Psychology at Temple University. He is the author or coauthor of several books and his work has also appeared in many publications, including The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. He lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780684835754
Other:
Steinberg, Laurence
Other:
Brown, B. Bradford
Author:
Steinberg, Laurence
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Education
Subject:
Parent Participation
Subject:
Home and school
Subject:
Educational Reform
Subject:
Academic achievement
Subject:
High school students
Subject:
General education.
Subject:
High school students -- United States -- Attitudes -- Longitudinal studies.
Subject:
Educational Policy & Reform
Subject:
General Education
Subject:
High school students -- United States.
Subject:
Academic achievement -- United States.
Subject:
Education-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Touchstone ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
45
Publication Date:
19971031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.44 x 5.5 in 7.525 oz

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