ERIC Number: ED207930
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Cream of the Kappan, 1956-1981.
Elam, Stanley M., Comp.
This anthology contains 50 outstanding articles published in the "Phi Delta Kappa" journal over the past 25 years. Topics by which the articles are organized include controversial topics in education, educational change, criticism, leadership, the education profession, British imports (the open classroom and teachers' centers), urban education, discipline, testing, desegregation and Black leadership, solutions to educational problems, and the future. Some example of titles of articles follow: The Battle for New York City's Teachers; Should the Teacher Always Be Neutral?; What Are Schools For?; Spreading the Benefits of Accountability; Teacher Evaluation; Letter from an Angry Teacher; Educational Leadership for the Seventies; Educational Change: Its Origins and Characteristics; Teaching Skill Under Scrutiny; Teachers' Centers: A British First; Concepts of Bureaucracy in Urban School Reform; Teaching Sequential Thought: The Cognitive-Skills Approach; How Do the Young Become Adults?; The First Decade of Public School Alternatives; On Clarifying History: A Response to Nathan and Kohl; Future Shock and the Curriculum; and Education for Survival. (Author/RM)
Descriptors: Anthologies, Discipline, Education, Educational Change, Educational History, Educational Philosophy, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), Leadership, Open Education, School Desegregation, Testing, Urban Education
Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation, Eight Street & Union Avenue, Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402 ($7.50).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation, Bloomington, IN.