"Clear, concise, and authoritative, American Education brings issues and challenging perspectives to teacher educators' classrooms. Revised every two years, the text provides an up-to-date introduction to the historical, political, social, and legal foundations of education and to the profession of teaching in the United States."--BOOK JACKET.
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Spring, writes about what really goes on within education and ergo, society! This is my go to book when I want my graduate and undergrad students to get clarity on issues of what is really happening, and influencing our decision making in education.
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Reviewed this book in preparation for my Ph.D. comp exams. Read it in a program a long time ago. This book has nice, concise chapters about how American Education came to be. Read full review
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