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Author Frase, Larry E.

Title Top ten myths in education : fantasies Americans love to believe / Larry E. Frase & William Streshly.

Imprint Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  370 F861t    ---  Available
Description xvii, 134 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Myth 1 : Schools can save society -- Myth 2 : A national standardized testing program will boast achievement in America's schools -- Myth 3 : Teacher unions have helped teachers and education -- Myth 4 : School boards are good for American education -- Myth 5 : Self-esteem must come first--then learning -- Myth 6 : Our practices of grouping and grading students are effective and efficient -- Myth 7 : Public schools are not permitted to teach values -- Myth 8 : Teacher evaluation ensures high-quality instruction -- Myth 9 : Merit pay for teachers is unethical and cannot work -- Myth 10 : Large schools provide quality education efficiently for large numbers of students.
Subject Public schools.
School improvement programs.
Added Author Streshly, William A.
ISBN 0810837706 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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