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- ISBN: 9780132626132 | 0132626136
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 1/5/2012
The only guide on the history of American education you will need to read, The History and Social Foundations of Education, Tenth Edition,serves as a quick reference to the most important persons, dates, events, and movements that shaped the nation's system of education. Concise and clearly-written, this popular text provides a comprehensive historical treatment of education in the United States from Colonial times to the present day. The significant background behind the growth and evolution of education in our society is presented, including key influential movements in educational history and prominent leaders. The expert authors' excellent coverage of recent events and issues, the influence of legal and legislative actions and reform reports, and issues in modern American education, globalization, current events, and trends are keenly presented in an accessible manner.