all ebooks in category: History of Education

The Chosen: The Hidden History of Admission and Exclusion at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton
English | ISBN: 0618574581 | 2005 | 711 pages | PDF | 16 MB

A professor of sociology at the University of California presents the findings of his survey of admissions at Princeton, revealing a century of exclusion that …

«The Stones Weep» by Margaret G. Lincoln,Miriam M. Brysk
English | ISBN: 9780989084116 | EPUB | 5.5 MB

Welcomed by educators, artists, students, historians as well as the Holocaust community, The Stones Weep by Miriam Brysk and Margaret Lincoln is a uniquely engaging …

Howard Zinn's Southern Diary: Sit-ins, Civil Rights, and Black Women's Student Activism
English | September 15, 2018 | ISBN: 0820353221, 0820353280 | EPUB | 312 pages | 7.1 MB

In the 1960s, students of Spelman College, a black liberal arts college for women, were drawn into historic civil rights protests occurring across Atlanta, leading …

Mergers and Alliances in Higher Education: International Practice and Emerging Opportunities
English | 2015 | ISBN: 3319131346, 3319376276 | 307 pages | PDF | 4,6 MB

This volume casts light on mergers and alliances in higher education by examining developments of this type in different countries. It combines the direct experiences …

«Experience And Education» by John Dewey
English | ISBN: 9781416587279 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

Experience and Education is the best concise statement on education ever published by John Dewey, the man acknowledged to be the pre-eminent educational theorist of …

Science Education and Citizenship: Fairs, Clubs, and Talent Searches for American Youth, 1918–1958
English | ISBN: 1137031867 | 2013 | 235 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Science fairs, clubs, and talent searches are familiar fixtures in American education, yet little is known about why they began and grew in popularity. In …

Preparing for Life in a Digital Age: The IEA International Computer and Information Literacy Study International Report
English | 2014 | ISBN: 3319142216 | 291 pages | PDF + EPUB | 8 + 25 MB

Ability to use information and communication technologies (ICT) is an imperative for effective participation in today’s digital age. Schools worldwide are responding to the need …

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«Life in the Medieval University» by Robert S. Rait
English | ISBN: 9781781666852 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

A fascinating look at University life in the Medieval era, written by Scottish historian, Historiographer Royal and Principal of the University of Glasgow Sir Robert …

«Conform: Exposing the Truth About Common Core and Public Education» by Glenn Beck
English | ISBN: 9781476773896 | EPUB | 1.1 MB

#1 bestselling author and popular radio and television host Glenn Beck considers the hot-button issue of education in the US, exposing the weaknesses of the …

Dance on the Historically Black College Campus: The Familiar and the Foreign
English | ISBN: 3030324435 | 2019 | 134 pages | PDF | 2 MB

This volume explores the history of dance on the historically black college and university (HBCU) campus, casting a first light on the historical practices and …