Prepared by the former U.S. Secretary of Education and the Elementary Education Study Group. Covers: children, parents and the community of adults; our elementary schools: 3They teach us wonderful things2 (reading, writing, mathematics, science, social studies, the arts, foreign languages, health and physical education, computers, libraries): elementary school professionals; school policy (standards, resources, discipline, drugs, class size, kindergarten, the gifted child, textbooks, language-minority children); and in the schools. Extensive bibliography.I do not presume, desirable though it would be, that youngsters completing grade eight will all possess sophisticated causal ... Over the years, gifted teachers have found that children love myths, fables, legends, tall tales, and biographies.
|Author||:||William J. Bennett|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1986|