Some orders may be delayed by the current Coronavirus lockdown.
Visit our help page for further information.
Battleground: Schools [2 volumes] - Battleground Series (Hardback)
  • Battleground: Schools [2 volumes] - Battleground Series (Hardback)

Battleground: Schools [2 volumes] - Battleground Series (Hardback)

(author), (author)
Hardback 784 Pages / Published: 30/12/2007
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

No topic sparks an argument faster among the American public, even with relatively apolitical people, than how their children are taught. In schools across the country, school boards, parents, teachers, and students themselves debate issues ranging from charter schools, to the first amendment rights of students, to the efficacy of the No Child Left Behind Act. School districts in Georgia and Pennsylvania have seen battles over the teaching of evolution; places as diverse as Colorado, Washington, and Kentucky have had debates over how best to protect children while at school. Battleground: Schools provides an in-depth, balanced overview of these controversial topics and enables teachers, students, and their parents to better understand the foundations of these conflicts.

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313339417
Number of pages: 784
Weight: 1901 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 x 57 mm

"The book has a nice selection of topics and all topics are well presented." - ARBA
"In addition to illuminating different views on each issue, most articles also provide a historical perspective of the controversy, with summaries of important court cases, legislation, events and theories that have influenced the practice of education." - Lawrence Looks at Books

You may also be interested in...

Outstanding Teaching
Added to basket
Power of 2
Added to basket
Why Don't Students Like School?
Added to basket
Macbeth (No Fear Shakespeare)
Added to basket
Making Thinking Visible
Added to basket
KS2 Comprehension Teacher's Guide
Added to basket
Early Intervention Games
Added to basket
All Dogs Have ADHD
Added to basket
Word Power Made Easy
Added to basket
Mental Arithmetic 2 Answers
Added to basket
I Am Malala
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.