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status of world history instruction in American secondary schools.

William E. Pulliam

status of world history instruction in American secondary schools.

by William E. Pulliam

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Published by ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., Washington, D.C.] in [Boulder, Colo.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 80-85.

    SeriesInterpretive series, no. 5
    ContributionsERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 85 p.
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13575285M
    OCLC/WorldCa522636

    Education in the Thirteen Colonies during the 17th and 18th centuries varied considerably. Public school systems existed only in New England. In the 18th Century, the Puritan emphasis on literacy largely influenced the significantly higher literacy rate (70 percent of men) of the Thirteen Colonies, mainly New England, in comparison to Britain (40 percent of men) and France (29 . Download the entire book in PDF: In these essays, members of the Hoover Institution's Task Force on K–12 education, joined by several keen-eyed observers, blend prediction with prescription to paint a vivid picture of American primary and secondary education in What follows is necessarily speculative, and readers may judge portions to be wishful .

    Awards for Publications (Books, Articles, Film, and Digital Formats) The Herbert Baxter Adams Prize for the best book in European history from ancient times to (even years), and from through the 20th century (odd years)—the entry must be the author’s first substantial book. The George Louis Beer Prize for the best book in European international history since . status than in the past. Time for social studies instruction has been cut in elementary schools to make way for more time for reading and language arts and/or mathematics. Social studies has also been considered a less rigorous subject: the telling of stories, the revisiting of familiar things like your neighborhood and community workers, the.

    When he retired in , he founded the Nietz Old Textbook Collection by donating his 9, volume library of early primary and secondary school texts. He had acquired the texts to demonstrate the history of teaching in the early years of the United States. By one estimate, in only about 65 percent of 5- to year-olds were enrolled in public elementary and secondary schools (a higher percent attended at the elementary level) and the average number of days the average pupil attended school per year was only 78 (United States Department of Education , p. ).


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