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The Teacher Wars

A History of America's Most Embattled Profession

by Dana Goldstein

Hardcover, 349 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $26.95 |

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The Teacher Wars
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A History of America's Most Embattled Profession
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Traces 175 years of teaching in America to demonstrate how educators have endured shifting expectations, comparing the practices and test scores of other nations while revealing the cultural and political factors compromising education today.

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A Lesson In How Teachers Became 'Resented And Idealized'

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