Horace's Hope: What Works for the American High School

by Theodore Sizer

From America's "most prominent school reformer" (LOS ANGELES TIMES) comes a stirring personal meditation on what works-and what doesn't-in our high schools today. Revisiting America's classrooms, Sizer assesses the changes over the past decade and a half - from school choice to interdisciplinary learning - that give us reason to be hopeful. Tracy Kidder has called this"an eloquent book."

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780395877548
  • ISBN-10: 0395877547
  • Pages: 224
  • Publication Date: 09/15/1997
  • Carton Quantity: 36

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  • About the Book
    From America's "most prominent school reformer" (LOS ANGELES TIMES) comes a stirring personal meditation on what works-and what doesn't-in our high schools today. Revisiting America's classrooms, Sizer assesses the changes over the past decade and a half - from school choice to interdisciplinary learning - that give us reason to be hopeful. Tracy Kidder has called this"an eloquent book."

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    "To be read - and debated - by anyone interested in educational futures again" The Washington Times

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