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The Resource How to educate a citizen : the power of shared knowledge to unify a nation, E.D. Hirsch, Jr

How to educate a citizen : the power of shared knowledge to unify a nation, E.D. Hirsch, Jr

Label
How to educate a citizen : the power of shared knowledge to unify a nation
Title
How to educate a citizen
Title remainder
the power of shared knowledge to unify a nation
Statement of responsibility
E.D. Hirsch, Jr
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Addresses the failures and consequences of America's early education system, advocating for a shared knowledge curriculum that provides an educational foundation for all students to strengthen American unity, identity, and democracy. Hirsch addresses the failures of America's early education system and its impact on our current national malaise. He advocates for a shared knowledge curriculum students everywhere can be taught-- an educational foundation that can help improve and strengthen America's unity, identity, and democracy. Hirsch charts the rise and fall of the American early education system and provides a blueprint for closing the national gap in knowledge, communications, and allegiance
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Tone
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10917603
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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1928-
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Hirsch, E. D.
Dewey number
372
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1570
LC item number
.H56 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Education, Elementary
  • Education
  • Education
  • Educational change
  • Educational accountability
  • Education
  • Education, Elementary
  • Education
  • Educational accountability
  • Educational change
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the power of shared knowledge to unify a nation
Label
How to educate a citizen : the power of shared knowledge to unify a nation, E.D. Hirsch, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-204) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. The decline of the common school. When our schools abandoned commonality, we became a nation at risk ; The child-centered classroom ; "Nobody leaves": the dazzling success of shared-knowledge schools ; The problem starts at our teacher-training institutes -- Part II. Science debunks a child-centered education. Culture, not nature, knows best-- says nature ; The lessons of educational failure and success around the world -- Part III. American ethnicity: will the common school make a comeback? Commonality in a multiethnic nation ; How to improve the "common core" ; Patriotism: shared knowledge and kindness -- Afterword: What can be done right now?
Control code
on1190754279
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
213 pages
Isbn
9780063001923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99985506139
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1190754279
Label
How to educate a citizen : the power of shared knowledge to unify a nation, E.D. Hirsch, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-204) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. The decline of the common school. When our schools abandoned commonality, we became a nation at risk ; The child-centered classroom ; "Nobody leaves": the dazzling success of shared-knowledge schools ; The problem starts at our teacher-training institutes -- Part II. Science debunks a child-centered education. Culture, not nature, knows best-- says nature ; The lessons of educational failure and success around the world -- Part III. American ethnicity: will the common school make a comeback? Commonality in a multiethnic nation ; How to improve the "common core" ; Patriotism: shared knowledge and kindness -- Afterword: What can be done right now?
Control code
on1190754279
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
213 pages
Isbn
9780063001923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99985506139
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1190754279

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