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The Schools We Need

by E. D. Hirsch

  • 197 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Blackstone Audio Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • Education,
  • Nonfiction,
  • General,
  • Unabridged Audio - Misc.Nonfiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnna Fields (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatCD-ROM
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9869056M
    ISBN 100786159081
    ISBN 109780786159086
    OCLC/WorldCa173841991

    The Kind of Schools We Need: Personal Essays. Eisner, Elliot W. This book of essays sets forth Eisner's theories of aesthetic intelligence, or theories that rethink Cited by: It is an update of the Center’s brochure, Do We Still Need Public Schools? The first section of this updated v ersion briefly reviews how and why the U.S. system of public education came into being. The second section lists six public missions that public schools have been expected to fulfill, beyond what is expected of private schools, andFile Size: KB.

    The Schools We Need and Why We Don’t Have Them, by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. Daniel Tully Follow this and additional works at: This Book Review is brought to you for free with open access by the School of Education at Digital Commons at .   This leads to unequal facilities at schools with at-risk schools left behind. The ratio can be 20 or more books per student in NW and less than 5 per student east of the Anacostia River.

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For over fifty years, American schools have operated under the assumption that challenging children/5. With an introduction that surveys developments in education since the hardcover edition was published, The Schools We Need is a passionate and thoughtful book that will appeal to the millions of people who can't understand why America's schools aren't educating our by: Perhaps we should take a cue from the schools that are working - private schools, universities, and the pulbic schools of other countries.

Of course, if we did that, we might have to admit that Hirsch, and Dewey, are right; education is not worth much without factual rigor/5. With an introduction that surveys developments in education since the hardcover edition was published, The Schools We Need is a passionate and thoughtful book that will appeal The Schools We Need book the millions of people who can't understand why America's schools aren't educating our : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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The Schools We Need - The Schools We Need audiobook, by E. Hirsch A child’s mind is hungry for knowledge, stimulation, and the excitement of learning which school should provide—yet most American schools fall far short.

From kindergarten through high school, our public educational system is among the worst in the developed world. The Schools We Need is a passionate and thoughtful book that will appeal to those who can't understand why America's schools aren't educating our children.

Skip to content Free shipping on U.S. orders with the code free20ship04mp. "The Kind of Schools We Need" reviews Eisner's theories on aesthetic intelligence - theories that have helped us rethink the connections among art, literacy, research and evaluation.

A full section devoted to cognition and representation explains how the process of education expands and deepens the kinds of meaning people have in their lives.

The Kind of Schools We Need reviews Eisner's ground-breaking theories on aesthetic intelligence-theories that have helped us rethink the connections among art, literacy, research, and evaluation.

A full section devoted to cognition and representation explains how the process of education expands and deepens the kinds of meaning people have in. The Schools We Need and Why We Don’t Have Them KRISTEN L. BURAS, University of Wisconsin–Madison The Schools We Need and Why We Don’t Have Them By E.

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Clearly we need to stand back, so let me start by offering a definition: private education is essentially a mechanism – in its own terms a brilliantly successful mechanism – by which children.