TITLE

Schools on Purpose

AUTHOR(S)
Glenn, Charlesl L.
PUB. DATE
June 1990
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1990, Issue 4, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the results of a nationwide poll on attitudes of the American public toward education, which is conducted by Gallup Organization. Observation of an apparent contradiction between strong support for more parent choice among schools, and equally strong support for some measure of uniformity among schools; Importance of seeing American history in relation to events in other nations, to similar problems solved in different ways, and to the particular advantages that America has enjoyed; Weakness of the current teaching of American history.
ACCESSION #
17725936

 

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