A Nation at Risk: A 20-year Reappraisal. A Special Issue of - download pdf or read online

By Kenneth K. Wong,James W. Guthrie,Douglas N. Harris

ISBN-10: 0805895582

ISBN-13: 9780805895582

ISBN-10: 080589571X

ISBN-13: 9780805895711

This certain factor examines the underlying assumptions of the "A kingdom At Risk" document, the context in which the Commission's paintings used to be located, and the consequences of the record in enhancing instructing and studying, in addition to the functionality of the general public academic method. the aim is to deal with 3 extensive questions: used to be America's schooling process relatively placing the kingdom in danger within the early Nineteen Eighties? what's the legacy of "A country At Risk"? Given our present wisdom on schooling and human improvement, the report's total drawback is restated: What dangers and possibilities lay sooner than the kingdom this present day, and the way will they have an effect on the proposal of a "learning society" and our public schooling method? Taken as a complete, the seven articles deal with the 3 wide concerns pointed out in regards to the previous, present, and way forward for academic reform within the United States.

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