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The Resource No excuses : closing the racial gap in learning, Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom

No excuses : closing the racial gap in learning, Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom

Label
No excuses : closing the racial gap in learning
Title
No excuses
Title remainder
closing the racial gap in learning
Statement of responsibility
Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A concerned appraisal of the racial gap in education today cites educational inequalities as a central civil rights issue, highlighting inner-city schools that demonstrate models of educational excellence while suggesting ways that educational problems can be overcome
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thernstrom, Abigail M.
Dewey number
371.829/00973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC3731
LC item number
.T455 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thernstrom, Stephan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minority students
  • Academic achievement
  • Educational equalization
  • Education
  • Academic achievement
  • Education
  • Educational equalization
  • Minority students
  • United States
  • Onderwijsproblemen
  • Intercultureel onderwijs
  • Spaanse Amerikanen
  • Negers
  • Openbaar onderwijs
  • Chancengleichheit
  • Nationale Minderheit
  • Schule
  • USA
Label
No excuses : closing the racial gap in learning, Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The problem: Left behind -- Tests matter -- Great teaching: Building academic skills -- Not by math alone -- Culture matters: Asians -- Hispanics -- Blacks -- The conventional wisdom: Send money -- Racial isolation -- Teacher quality -- Serious effort, limited results -- Congress strikes out -- Raising the bar -- Roadblocks to change
Control code
ocm52520406
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 334 pages
Isbn
9780743204460
Lccn
2003054439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52520406
  • (OCoLC)52520406
Label
No excuses : closing the racial gap in learning, Abigail Thernstrom and Stephan Thernstrom
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The problem: Left behind -- Tests matter -- Great teaching: Building academic skills -- Not by math alone -- Culture matters: Asians -- Hispanics -- Blacks -- The conventional wisdom: Send money -- Racial isolation -- Teacher quality -- Serious effort, limited results -- Congress strikes out -- Raising the bar -- Roadblocks to change
Control code
ocm52520406
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 334 pages
Isbn
9780743204460
Lccn
2003054439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52520406
  • (OCoLC)52520406

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