Education in North America

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Mulcahy, D. E. ([contributing editor])
Other Authors: Mulcahy, D. G. ([contributing editor]), Saul, Roger ([contributing editor])
Format: eBook
Published: New York Bloomsbury Academic 2014, 2014
Series:Education around the world
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Collection: Bloomsbury Education and Childhood Studies - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Introduction and regional overview / D.E. Mulcahy, D.G. Mulcahy, and Roger Saul
  • Canada
  • Educational history: themes, movements, and moments / Theodore Michael Christou and Sean Cousins
  • Transforming indigenous education in Canada: a turning tide / Fiona Walton
  • Difference, educational equity and social justice in Canada: critical analyses / Ali A. Abdi
  • Canadian teacher training reconsidered: community-based education as a response to changing times / Roger Saul and Naomi Nichols
  • Moving towards a more independent and collaborative (online) school culture / Maryam Moayeri
  • The United States of America
  • Contemporary schooling: an overview / Kelly Kolodny
  • Turning points: critical periods in educating the United States of America / John l. Rury
  • Demographic change and suburban school policy challenges / Ronnie Casella
  • Education for social justice in the United States of America: the peculiar case of mathematics education / Kurt Stemhagen
  • The internet in education: developments and challenges / Leonard J. Waks
  • World language education: connecting with the rest of the world / Audrey L. Heining-Boynton and Mary Lynn Redmond
  • International outreach in education / Anthony C. Ogden and Sharon Brennan
  • Fifty years of American higher education, 1963-2013: a faculty member's point of view / Wayne J. Urban
  • Presidents and policies in American education, 1981-2013 / D. E. Mulcahy and D. G. Mulcahy