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Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
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North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL 371 EDU (Text) 30419101365845 Young Adult Non-Fic. Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780737742084 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0737742089 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780737742091 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0737742097 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: print
    290 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, [2009]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-276) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Why consider opposing viewpoints? -- Introduction -- ch. 1. What is the state of education in America? -- Chapter preface -- 1. Public education is failing / Tom DeWeese -- 2. Public education is not failing / Mike Rose -- 3. Standardized testing has negatively impacted public schools / Bobbie A. Solley -- 4. Standardized testing is a useful tool within public schools / Linda Crocker -- 5. Ignoring the mandates of Brown v. Board of Education will harm public schools / Theodore M. Shaw and Lee C. Bollinger -- 6. Moving beyond the mandates of Brown v. Board of Education will improve public schools / Juan Williams -- Periodical bibliography -- ch. 2. Are alternatives to public education viable? -- Chapter preface -- 1. Privatizing education would be beneficial / Mark Harrison -- 2. Privatizing education would be harmful / John F. Covaleskie -- 3. Tuition vouchers are a good alternative to failing public education / Richard Fossey -- 4. Tuition vouchers are not a good alternative to current public education / Marcus Egan -- 5. Single-sex schools can improve education / Andrew Mullins -- 6. Single-sex schools will not improve education / Elena -- Periodical bibliography --
Subject: Public schools United States
Privatization in education United States
Religion in the public schools United States
Moral education United States
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