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Winds of change : declaring war on education / Darlene Leiding.

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Author/Creator:
Leiding, Darlene, 1943-
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2012
Imprint:
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Education, c2012.
Format:
  • Book
  • xix, 120 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-120).
Contents:
  • Introduction education: reading, writing, and futility
  • Are public schools hazardous to our health?: heated rhetoric and force of habit inhibit change
  • School culture: whatever it takes
  • The case against standardized testing: raising the scores, ruining the schools
  • A tornado brews: who will save children of color?
  • ELL, portrait of a population: how English language learners are putting schools to the test
  • Dangerous schools: when will we stop the violence?
  • Children of poverty: the ongoing debate
  • Who influences education in America?: can anyone?
  • New trends in education: competition, unemployment, digital devices and American education
  • Future trends in education:why study the future?
  • Results matter: the key to saving American education.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9781610488211
1610488210
9781610488228
1610488229
9781610488235
1610488237

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