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Wallowing in mediocrity, or rising above the dismal state of education, Jerald Goldstein

Summary
Wallowing in Mediocrity discusses the shortcomings of the American education system and juxtaposes it to international education systems-ones that provide a meaningful, economical, and challenging education. This book provides a justification and means to emulate those systems that work while ridding the US of a slew of measures holding it back
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Wallowing in Mediocrity -- Problems Besetting Both Secondary and Higher Education -- Higher Education -- A Possible Paradigm -- How Standards are Implemented in Most Advanced Successful Global Education Systems -- How All This Plays Out in Advanced Effective Programs across the Globe -- Best Practices -- Adopting and Implementing the Best Practices and Methods Used in Effective Educational Programs across the Globe -- A Meaningful Role for the Community College -- Accommodating Those Interested in Working for Industry and/or the Government -- Regulating through Meaningful Legislation -- Making College Affordable -- Conclusion -- In Retrospect -- Bibliography -- About the Author
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical Description
1 online resource (153 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781475862966

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