Encounters in Education

Encounters in Education

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While many educational texts possess an ideological slant, this work employs an informal, pro-con format to assist students in developing a more comprehensive understanding of the diversity of opinions. The selections lead the reader into central educational debates and provide the college instructor with a flexible vehicle for stimulating class discussion.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 496 pages
  • 165.1 x 233.7 x 17.8mm | 1,360.79g
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • 0155051407
  • 9780155051409

Table of contents

Background: family; gender; religion; race. Equality: compensatory education; bilingual education; multicultural education; detracking; inclusion. Quality: achievement; outcome-based education; standards and school choice.
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