Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Mis-Education in Schools: Beyond the Slogans and Double-Talk
Foyalty 54

Mis-Education in Schools: Beyond the Slogans and Double-Talk (Paperback)

£17.95
Usually despatched within 2 weeks.

Synopsis

In Mis-Education in Schools: Beyond the Slogans and Double-Talk, Howard Good uses his experiences as a parent, teacher, and school board member to explore what's gone wrong with education and how to make it right. He takes the reader inside classrooms, locker rooms, school board meetings, and parent-teacher conferences to discover how our children are being educated -or, more often than not, miseducated. Good demonstrates that despite the 'children first' rhetoric of educators, students are often ill served by teachers, principals, guidance counselors, coaches, and school boards. Readers will be challenged by Good's candid perspective and engaged by his energetic prose. Mis-Education in Schools isn't just another education book. It cuts through the double talk that characterizes so much of the debate over education today, exposing the troubling gap between what schools preach and what they actually practice.

Education Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publication Date: 13/11/2006 ISBN-13: 9781578865352  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Usually despatched within 2 weeks. Login for Quick Checkout Add to Basket

Howard Good is coordinator of the journalism program at SUNY New Paltz and former president of the Highland (New York) school board. A frequent contributor to American School Board Journal, Education Week, and Teacher Magazine, he is the author of eleven previous books including Educated Guess: A School Board Member Reflects, The Theory of Oz: Rediscovering the Aims of Education, and Inside the Board Room: Reflections of a Former School Board Member all published by Rowman & Littlefield Education.

More books by Howard Good

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

International Handbook of Planning...
(Hardback)
Nancey Green Leigh; Steven P. French;...
 
 
£165.00
 
Hud a Lled - Hunangofiant Eirian Wyn
(Paperback)
Eirian Wyn; Aled Islwyn
 
£9.99
£14.99
 
Curriculum: Athena versus the machine
(Paperback)
Martin Robinson
 
 
£14.99
 
Learning Analytics in the Classroom:...
(Hardback)
Jason M. Lodge; Jared Cooney Horvath;...
 
 
£105.00
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close