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Author Frase, Larry E.

Title Top ten myths in education : fantasies Americans love to believe / Larry E. Frase and William Streshly.

Imprint Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    370.973 FRA    Available
Description xvii, 134 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Myth 1: Schools can save society -- Myth 2: A national standardized testing program will boast achievement in America's schools -- Myth 3: Teacher unions have helped teachers and education -- Myth 4: School boards are good for American education -- Myth 5: Self-esteem must come first--then learning -- Myth 6: Our practices of grouping and grading students are effective and efficient -- Myth 7: Public schools are not permitted to teach values -- Myth 8: Teacher evaluation ensures high-quality instruction -- Myth 9: Merit pay for teachers is unethical and cannot work -- Myth 10: Large schools provide quality education efficiently for large numbers of students.
Subject Public schools -- United States.
School improvement programs -- United States.
Added Author Streshly, William A.
Cover Title Top 10 myths in education
ISBN 0810837706 (pbk. : alk. paper) : $14.95

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