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The Resource Pushing the envelope : critical issues in education, Allan C. Ornstein

Pushing the envelope : critical issues in education, Allan C. Ornstein

Label
Pushing the envelope : critical issues in education
Title
Pushing the envelope
Title remainder
critical issues in education
Statement of responsibility
Allan C. Ornstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ornstein, Allan C
Dewey number
370/.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
LA209.2
LC item number
.O76 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • Education
Label
Pushing the envelope : critical issues in education, Allan C. Ornstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-300)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: About the Author's Intent -- I. Philosophical/Social Foundations -- 1. Philosophizing About Philosophy -- 2. The Influence of the Educational Pioneers -- 3. Teacher and Teenager Involved in Love Affair -- 4. Cracking Down on Student Culprits -- 5. Condoms or Abstinence? -- II. Curriculum and Instruction -- 6. U.S. History CD-ROM Stirs Up Storm -- 7. Detracking and Doing Away with Honors Classes -- 8. Pushing for Tougher Standards -- 9. Accountability: The Finger is Pointing at the Teachers -- 10. Television as the First School System -- 11. Distance Education Is Closer Than We Think -- III. Teacher Professionalism -- 12. Why Teach? -- 13. Teacher Preparation: What Courses? How Many? -- 14. Finding a Teaching Position: Cakewalk or Hurdle? -- 15. Adjusting to Your New Job: A Matter of Philosophy and Principle -- 16. The Reality of Teaching -- 17. Teaching Conditions and Contracts -- IV. School Policy and Reform -- 18. Financing Teacher Salaries -- 19. Year-Round Schooling Debate: Two Distinct Sides -- 20. Baseball in Yankee Heights -- and the Cost of Schools -- 21. Preparing for Suburban School Desegregation -- V. Multicultural and International Education -- 22. Race and School Reform -- 23. A New Form of Bilingualism -- 24. Inclusion: How Far Should It Go? -- 25. Programs for Gifted Students -- 26. Part I: Diversity and the Global Village -- 27. Part II: International Test Comparisons
Control code
50091674
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 300 pages
Isbn
9780130990907
Lccn
2002026510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Pushing the envelope : critical issues in education, Allan C. Ornstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-300)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: About the Author's Intent -- I. Philosophical/Social Foundations -- 1. Philosophizing About Philosophy -- 2. The Influence of the Educational Pioneers -- 3. Teacher and Teenager Involved in Love Affair -- 4. Cracking Down on Student Culprits -- 5. Condoms or Abstinence? -- II. Curriculum and Instruction -- 6. U.S. History CD-ROM Stirs Up Storm -- 7. Detracking and Doing Away with Honors Classes -- 8. Pushing for Tougher Standards -- 9. Accountability: The Finger is Pointing at the Teachers -- 10. Television as the First School System -- 11. Distance Education Is Closer Than We Think -- III. Teacher Professionalism -- 12. Why Teach? -- 13. Teacher Preparation: What Courses? How Many? -- 14. Finding a Teaching Position: Cakewalk or Hurdle? -- 15. Adjusting to Your New Job: A Matter of Philosophy and Principle -- 16. The Reality of Teaching -- 17. Teaching Conditions and Contracts -- IV. School Policy and Reform -- 18. Financing Teacher Salaries -- 19. Year-Round Schooling Debate: Two Distinct Sides -- 20. Baseball in Yankee Heights -- and the Cost of Schools -- 21. Preparing for Suburban School Desegregation -- V. Multicultural and International Education -- 22. Race and School Reform -- 23. A New Form of Bilingualism -- 24. Inclusion: How Far Should It Go? -- 25. Programs for Gifted Students -- 26. Part I: Diversity and the Global Village -- 27. Part II: International Test Comparisons
Control code
50091674
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 300 pages
Isbn
9780130990907
Lccn
2002026510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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