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New American high schools

New American high schools

profiles of the nation"s leading edge schools.

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by U.S. Dept. of Education in [Washington D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • High schools -- United States,
  • Educational change -- United States -- Case studies,
  • Education, Secondary -- United States -- Curricula -- Case studies,
  • Education, Secondary -- United States -- Administration

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesProfiles of the nation"s leading edge schools.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Education.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[23] leaves ;
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17741361M
    OCLC/WorldCa39253769

      A book challenge is nothing new at libraries and schools, according to the American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom, which for more than 20 years has collected reports on. 8 Lists of African American Books by School Grades, K-8 by PimaLib_AngelaH J A collaboration with a teacher from TUSD on how to best serve the African-American students by encouraging them to read more led to the idea of making a reading list of books by and featuring people like them.

    Lee & Low Books offers great books to engage high school readers, featuring diverse characters and settings. With books that span many genres including mystery, science fiction, fantasy, realistic fiction, and nonfiction, we offer the right book for every reader. New American High Schools The Department recognizes outstanding high schools that are committed to high standards for all students and have achieved excellent results. The initiative showcases schools throughout the country that represent a broad range: comprehensive, magnet, redesigned vocational-technical schools, theme, and pilot schools as.

    year-old high school in a deteriorating section of Newark has suddenly found an unexpected place in contemporary American literature, delighting many and dismaying others. It has provided the focus for the fiction of Philip Roth, the novelist who evokes his era at Weequahic High School in the highly acclaimed "Portnoy's Complaint.". The results come from "What Kids Are Reading: The Book-Reading Habits of Students in American Schools," a report by Renaissance Learning, Inc. The data covers book-reading records for the academic year among million students in grades f schools in all 50 states and Washington, D.C.


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