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The miseducation of American teachers.

James D. Koerner

The miseducation of American teachers.

by James D. Koerner

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Teachers -- Training of -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith an introd. by Sterling M. McMurrin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1715 .K6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination360 p.
      Number of Pages360
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5878640M
      LC Control Number63009082

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      book can help us avoid the risks of miseducation. Dr. David Elkind is Professor of Child Study and Senior Resident Scholar at Tufts University. He is the author of twelve books, including The Hurried Child and All Grown Up and No Place to Go. Acknowledgments I HAVE BEEN working with nursery school children and their teachersFile Size: 1MB.   The Miseducation of Black Children. Latinx and Native American children—full of promise and possibilities—are regularly and methodically deprived of educational opportunities to thrive and grow. And data bears this out. From suspension rates and school funding, to access to quality teachers and advanced coursework, non-White students Author: Melinda D. Anderson.

      Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life (New York: Free Press, ). We should all hope that our best institutions offer their students the very best education. But, as the title of Deresiewicz’s book suggests, he thinks this is far from the case.   Carter Godwin Woodson is considered by many to be the father of African-American history. The son of former slaves, in Woodson earned his Ph.D. in history at Harvard University, the second African-American to earn a doctorate - the first being W. E. B. that African-American contributions "were overlooked, ignored, and even suppressed by the writers of history 4/5(5).


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