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Author Jennings, John F., author.

Title Presidents, congress, and the public schools : the politics of education reform / Jack Jennings.

Publication Info. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard Education Press, [2015]
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  379.73 JEN    AVAILABLE
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Description xii, 258 pages ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-239) and index.
Contents The road to ESEA -- The evolution of Title I, 1965-1978 -- Regulatory burdens lead to change, 1978-2015 -- Was Title I effective? -- Standards, testing, and accountability under four presidents -- Has the standards, testing, and accountability movement been effective? -- IDEA and bilingual education -- School busing, Title IX, and free speech in schools -- Lessons learned from federal involvement in schooling -- The greatest problems in schooling -- Federal aid to improve teaching and learning -- Constitutional and legal guarantees of a good education.
Subject Education -- Political aspects.
Educational change -- Political aspects.
Educational law and legislation.
Added Title Politics of education reform
ISBN 9781612507965 (pbk.)
1612507964 (pbk.)
9781612507972 (library edition)
1612507972 (library edition)
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