Diane Ravitch, a historian of education, is Research Professor at New York University, holds Brown Chair in Education Studies at the Brookings Institution, and is a Fellow at the Manhattan Institute. A former Guggenheim Fellow and recipient of many awards, she is also the author of the recent book Left Back: A Century of Failed School Reforms.
This book contains material that the schools of today should be talking about and are not. I'm going to give each of my children a copy.Published 11 months ago by democrat
The book was in great condition. It was easy reading although it included a glossary which was great for those words misunderstood. Thank you.Published 20 months ago by Rosemary B. Dall
We gave an earlier edition of this book to a former intern of ours from Beijing, China. He's learned more from this one book than the average American seems to know about our... Read morePublished on December 12, 2009 by Benedict Rocks
"The American Reader is a stirring and memorable anthology that captures the many facets of American culture and history in prose and verse. Read more