ERIC Number: EJ517682
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Academic Idols and Ideals: A Sharp Analysis of Three Secondary-School Movements.
Butterfield, Ernest W.
Clearing House, v69 n2 p88-90 Nov-Dec 1995
Reprints an article originally published in 1937. Discusses three denominations of educators, each with a graven image which the author has worshipped. Argues that the devotees of academic education worship the past; of progressive education, the future; of civic education, the present. Suggests that sensible teachers will get help from each. (RS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Seventy-fifth anniversary issue which reprints selected articles published before 1961.