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Title:
Teaching in America : the slow revolution
Author:
Grant, Gerald.
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Publication Information:
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1999.
Physical Description:
280 pages ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Two professions -- Assessing America's teachers and schools -- The essential acts of teaching -- Three questions every teacher must answer -- The modern origins of the profession: Florence's story, 1890-1920 -- Reforming teaching in the midst of social crisis: Andrena's story, 1960-1990 -- Teachers' struggle to take charge of their practice: the Rochester story, 1987-1997 -- The progress of the slow revolution throughout the nation -- Teaching in 2020.
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ISBN:
9780674869615
Format :
Book