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Political education : national policy comes of age

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Teachers College Press, Volume Updated, New York, p.195 (2010)

Call Number:

Cubb LB2825 .C76 2010

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8725753

Keywords:

Education--Political aspects--United States--History--20th century, Federal aid to education--United States--History--20th century, Public schools--United States--Finance

Abstract:

Contents: Setting the stage: the early history -- The Truman and Eisenhower years: impact aid and NDEA pass: construction support and general aid fail -- The Kennedy and Johnson years: failure and, finally, success -- The Nixon, Ford, and Carter years: from trust to nailing everything down -- The Reagan years: the bully pulpit and loosening the strings -- Two Bushes and a Clinton: remarkable bipartisanship expands the federal role -- Leaving no child behind / by Paul Manna -- Lessons learned from a half-century of federal policy development -- The future federal role: observations and ideas.

Publication Language:

eng