ERIC Number: EJ461098
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Mythology and the American System of Education.
Berliner, David C.
Phi Delta Kappan, v74 n8 p632,634-40 Apr 1993
Examines and debunks 12 myths about U.S. education, including misconceptions concerning students' intelligence and thinking abilities, Scholastic Aptitude Test scores, the educational funding/outcome relationship, top-heavy educational bureaucracies and overexpenditures, declining mathematical and scientific competitiveness and workplace productivity, foreign graduate students, and unfavorable international comparisons. (35 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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