The Resource Education, (electronic resource)

Education, (electronic resource)

Label
Education
Title
Education
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
BIP US
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1853-1916
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Mary E.
Dewey number
371.01/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Intended audience
  • Scholarly & Professional
  • 10-12
Intended audience source
  • Cengage Gale
  • Cengage Gale
LC call number
LA217.2.E37 2005
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Summary expansion
Standardized testing, No Child Left Behind, diversity, and character education are among the topics covered in this newly updated anthology. Chapters include: What is the State of Education? Are Alternatives to Public Education Viable? What Role Should Religious and Moral Values Play in Public Education? How Could Public Education Be Improved?
Label
Education, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737701258&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • Christina Hoff Sommers
  • 138
  • 2.
  • Schools Cannot Teach Moral Values
  • David R. Carlin
  • 144
  • 3.
  • School-Sponsored Prayer Should Be Allowed
  • Ann Donnelly
  • 148
  • Quality of Public Education Has Not Declined
  • 4.
  • School-Sponsored Prayer Is Unconstitutional
  • Tom Peters, Jim Allison, Susan Batte
  • 152
  • 5.
  • Scientific Evidence Against Evolution and for Creation Should Be Included in Science Curricula
  • Robert E. Kofahl
  • 158
  • 6.
  • Creationism Should Not Be Included in Science Curricula
  • David C. Berliner
  • Eugenie Scott, Leon Lynn
  • 163
  • Periodical Bibliography
  • 167
  • Chapter 5
  • How Could Public Education Be Improved?
  • 1.
  • Conservative Educational Policies Would Benefit Public Schools
  • E.D. Hirsch Jr.
  • 170
  • 26
  • 2.
  • Progressive Educational Policies Would Benefit Public Schools
  • Deborah Meier
  • 178
  • 3.
  • Increased Funding Would Improve Public Education
  • Jesse Jackson
  • 187
  • 4.
  • Increased Funding Does Not Improve Public Education
  • 3.
  • Walter Williams
  • 191
  • 5.
  • Ending Social Promotions Would Improve Academic Achievement
  • Bill Clinton
  • 195
  • 6.
  • Flunking Students Does Not Improve Academic Achievement
  • Ernest R. House
  • 200
  • Poor Commitment to Academic Achievement Hampers Public Education
  • Laurence Steinberg
  • 32
  • 4.
  • Low Expectations Hamper Public Education
  • Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints?
  • James White
  • 37
  • 5.
  • Racial and Financial Inequities Hamper Public Education
  • Kati Haycock
  • 41
  • 6.
  • Poorly Trained Teachers Hamper Public Education
  • Lawrence W. Reed
  • 46
  • 9
  • Periodical Bibliography
  • 51
  • Chapter 2
  • Should Parents Be Allowed to Choose Their Children's Schools?
  • 1.
  • Government Should Offer School Tuition Vouchers
  • Donald Lambro
  • 54
  • 2.
  • Government Should Not Offer School Tuition Vouchers
  • Chapter 1
  • National Education Association
  • 58
  • 3.
  • Choice Programs Should Include Religious Schools
  • Charles J. Chaput, Reggie White, Sara White
  • 64
  • 4.
  • Religious Schools Will Be Harmed by Choice Programs
  • Llewellyn H. Rockwell
  • 70
  • What Is the State of Public Education?
  • 5.
  • Charter Schools Are Beneficial
  • Jeff Jacoby
  • 76
  • 6.
  • Charter Schools May Be Harmful
  • Gary Orfield
  • 80
  • 7.
  • Homeschooling Is Viable
  • 1.
  • Lawrence W. Reed
  • 84
  • 8.
  • Homeschooling May Not Be Viable
  • Katherine Pfleger
  • 89
  • Periodical Bibliography
  • 93
  • Chapter 3
  • Are Multicultural Approaches Good for Education?
  • Quality of Public Education Has Declined
  • 1.
  • Multicultural Education Is Beneficial
  • James A. Banks, Gena Dagel Caponi
  • 96
  • 2.
  • Multicultural Education Is Counterproductive
  • Thomas J. Famularo
  • 103
  • 3.
  • Curricula and Textbooks Should Reflect Multiculturalism
  • Karl Zinsmeister
  • Cameron McCarthy
  • 109
  • 4.
  • Textbooks Favoring Multiculturalism Distort History
  • Alvin J. Schmidt
  • 118
  • 5.
  • Bilingual Education Is Beneficial
  • Ofelia Garcia
  • 126
  • 17
  • 6.
  • Bilingual Education Is a Failure
  • Linda Chavez
  • 130
  • Periodical Bibliography
  • 135
  • Chapter 4
  • What Role Should Religious and Moral Values Play in Public Education?
  • 1.
  • Schools Should Teach Moral Values
Control code
OPPV001126019
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737701258
Lccn
99025737
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780737701258
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001126019
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001126019
Label
Education, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737701258&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • Christina Hoff Sommers
  • 138
  • 2.
  • Schools Cannot Teach Moral Values
  • David R. Carlin
  • 144
  • 3.
  • School-Sponsored Prayer Should Be Allowed
  • Ann Donnelly
  • 148
  • Quality of Public Education Has Not Declined
  • 4.
  • School-Sponsored Prayer Is Unconstitutional
  • Tom Peters, Jim Allison, Susan Batte
  • 152
  • 5.
  • Scientific Evidence Against Evolution and for Creation Should Be Included in Science Curricula
  • Robert E. Kofahl
  • 158
  • 6.
  • Creationism Should Not Be Included in Science Curricula
  • David C. Berliner
  • Eugenie Scott, Leon Lynn
  • 163
  • Periodical Bibliography
  • 167
  • Chapter 5
  • How Could Public Education Be Improved?
  • 1.
  • Conservative Educational Policies Would Benefit Public Schools
  • E.D. Hirsch Jr.
  • 170
  • 26
  • 2.
  • Progressive Educational Policies Would Benefit Public Schools
  • Deborah Meier
  • 178
  • 3.
  • Increased Funding Would Improve Public Education
  • Jesse Jackson
  • 187
  • 4.
  • Increased Funding Does Not Improve Public Education
  • 3.
  • Walter Williams
  • 191
  • 5.
  • Ending Social Promotions Would Improve Academic Achievement
  • Bill Clinton
  • 195
  • 6.
  • Flunking Students Does Not Improve Academic Achievement
  • Ernest R. House
  • 200
  • Poor Commitment to Academic Achievement Hampers Public Education
  • Laurence Steinberg
  • 32
  • 4.
  • Low Expectations Hamper Public Education
  • Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints?
  • James White
  • 37
  • 5.
  • Racial and Financial Inequities Hamper Public Education
  • Kati Haycock
  • 41
  • 6.
  • Poorly Trained Teachers Hamper Public Education
  • Lawrence W. Reed
  • 46
  • 9
  • Periodical Bibliography
  • 51
  • Chapter 2
  • Should Parents Be Allowed to Choose Their Children's Schools?
  • 1.
  • Government Should Offer School Tuition Vouchers
  • Donald Lambro
  • 54
  • 2.
  • Government Should Not Offer School Tuition Vouchers
  • Chapter 1
  • National Education Association
  • 58
  • 3.
  • Choice Programs Should Include Religious Schools
  • Charles J. Chaput, Reggie White, Sara White
  • 64
  • 4.
  • Religious Schools Will Be Harmed by Choice Programs
  • Llewellyn H. Rockwell
  • 70
  • What Is the State of Public Education?
  • 5.
  • Charter Schools Are Beneficial
  • Jeff Jacoby
  • 76
  • 6.
  • Charter Schools May Be Harmful
  • Gary Orfield
  • 80
  • 7.
  • Homeschooling Is Viable
  • 1.
  • Lawrence W. Reed
  • 84
  • 8.
  • Homeschooling May Not Be Viable
  • Katherine Pfleger
  • 89
  • Periodical Bibliography
  • 93
  • Chapter 3
  • Are Multicultural Approaches Good for Education?
  • Quality of Public Education Has Declined
  • 1.
  • Multicultural Education Is Beneficial
  • James A. Banks, Gena Dagel Caponi
  • 96
  • 2.
  • Multicultural Education Is Counterproductive
  • Thomas J. Famularo
  • 103
  • 3.
  • Curricula and Textbooks Should Reflect Multiculturalism
  • Karl Zinsmeister
  • Cameron McCarthy
  • 109
  • 4.
  • Textbooks Favoring Multiculturalism Distort History
  • Alvin J. Schmidt
  • 118
  • 5.
  • Bilingual Education Is Beneficial
  • Ofelia Garcia
  • 126
  • 17
  • 6.
  • Bilingual Education Is a Failure
  • Linda Chavez
  • 130
  • Periodical Bibliography
  • 135
  • Chapter 4
  • What Role Should Religious and Moral Values Play in Public Education?
  • 1.
  • Schools Should Teach Moral Values
Control code
OPPV001126019
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737701258
Lccn
99025737
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780737701258
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001126019
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001126019

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