ERIC Number: EJ311752
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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The High School and the University: What Went Wrong in America, Part 1.
Clark, Burton R.
Phi Delta Kappan, v66 n6 p391-97 Feb 1985
High schools and teacher training institutions in the United States exhibit different characteristics than those exhibited by similar schools in other countries. These differences are rooted in America's history and help explain why secondary education and higher education in America are not coordinated in ways that consistently promote educational excellence. (PGD)
Descriptors: College School Cooperation, Comparative Analysis, Comparative Education, Comprehensive Programs, Educational Opportunities, Educational Quality, Equal Education, Foreign Countries, Foundations of Education, Governance, High Schools, Higher Education, Public Education, Teacher Education, Track System (Education)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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