ERIC Number: EJ505747
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Public Relations and Politics in the Public Schools: Barriers to Academic Preparation for College.
Lewis, Robert A., Jr.
Journal of American History, v81 n3 p1088-92 Dec 1994
Contends that a common concern of college faculty is the unpreparedness of incoming freshmen for the demands of college scholarship. Asserts that the public schools have sacrificed educational quality for public relations and the personal advancement of teachers and administrators. (CFR)
Descriptors: Afrocentrism, Articulation (Education), Blacks, Curriculum Development, Educational Practices, Higher Education, History Instruction, Learning Strategies, Politics of Education, Public Relations, Public Schools, Racial Differences, Secondary Education, Student Behavior, Teaching Methods, United States History, Violence
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "The Practice of American History."