A Nation at Risk: A 20-year Reappraisal. A Special Issue of by Kenneth K. Wong,James W. Guthrie,Douglas N. Harris PDF

By Kenneth K. Wong,James W. Guthrie,Douglas N. Harris

ISBN-10: 0805895582

ISBN-13: 9780805895582

ISBN-10: 080589571X

ISBN-13: 9780805895711

This designated factor examines the underlying assumptions of the "A kingdom At Risk" document, the context in which the Commission's paintings was once positioned, and the consequences of the record in enhancing instructing and studying, in addition to the functionality of the general public academic approach. the aim is to handle 3 vast questions: was once America's schooling method rather placing the country in danger within the early Nineteen Eighties? what's the legacy of "A kingdom At Risk"? Given our present wisdom on schooling and human improvement, the report's total obstacle is restated: What hazards and possibilities lay prior to the state this day, and the way will they have an effect on the idea of a "learning society" and our public schooling process? Taken as a complete, the seven articles handle the 3 large matters pointed out concerning the prior, present, and way forward for academic reform within the United States.

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