ERIC Number: EJ590070
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Purposes of Schooling in America. Introduction.
Good, Thomas L.
Elementary School Journal, v99 n5 p383-89 May 1999
Introduces this special issue on non-subject matter outcomes of schooling. Provides a historical and current context for the argument that schools should emphasize non-subject matter outcomes more than they currently do. Includes discussion of the putative decline of public education, the debate on private versus public schools, and citizens' views on curricular issues in contemporary schools. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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