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School Reform in the Deep South

A Critical Appraisal

by David J. Vold

  • 368 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by University Alabama Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of education,
  • Southern States,
  • Theory Of Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Sociology,
  • History,
  • Education / History,
  • Educational change,
  • Alabama,
  • Public schools

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8073192M
    ISBN 10081730553X
    ISBN 109780817305536
    OCLC/WorldCa22209900

    Black school districts continue to try various programs to improve student and school performance, including magnet schools and special programs related to the economic standing of families. Omaha proposed incorporating some suburban districts within city limits to enlarge its school .


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An assessment of the school reform movement, this book focuses on the states of the Deep South--Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi. Ten articles, organized into three sections, tackle such issues as the role of government in school reform, the professional growth of teachers, and the privatization of by: 5.

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School reform in the Deep South: a critical appraisal by Vold, David J., ; DeVitis, Joseph L. Publication date Topics Public schools, Educational change, Educational change Publisher Tuscaloosa, Ala.: University of Alabama Press Internet Archive Books. Scanned in : Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: School reform in the Deep South.

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