It's pleasing to read such a well written book.
Botstein is nothing short of brilliant.
This is a brilliant book that is slightly dated. Also it is written for intellectuals, which is great if that's what you're looking for. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Jane Bernard
Botstein is on the money, and his arguments are only strengthened by further research since the book's publication showing the importance of the very early years of childhood to... Read morePublished on April 23, 2011 by Picara
Now a classic but still full of valid & valuable ideas (particularly in this age of change) by one of this country's brightest... Read morePublished on September 30, 2009 by Jfloyd Waggaman
Having heard Botstein speak and having had the opportunity to question some of his beliefs it became clear to me that his proposal is more a random thought than a well thought out... Read morePublished on August 5, 2000
I have known that there are many problems in our high schools, but no one has ever talked about them till now. Read morePublished on February 1, 2000 by Michael Maturlak
In reading Jefferson's Children, as well as the many new articles that have been visible recently, it has come to my knowledge that the federal government should pass Botstein's... Read morePublished on September 6, 1999