School: The Story of American Public Education (Paperback)
The Story of American Public Education
Beacon Press (MA), 9780807042212, 256pp.
Publication Date: August 16, 2002
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Praise For School: The Story of American Public Education…
[An] exemplary, thoroughly readable account.
"This book takes you through the history of how the idea of public education began, to where we are right now. . . . It's so beautifully done, judiciously done, and I'm really proud to help it along."