2 edition of Teaching in American culture found in the catalog.
Teaching in American culture
Kalil I. Gezi
|Statement||[compiled by] Kalil I. Gezi [and] James E. Myers.|
|Contributions||Myers, James Edward.|
|LC Classifications||LA205 .G4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 471 p.|
|Number of Pages||471|
New England. The first American schools in the thirteen original colonies opened in the 17th century. Boston Latin School was founded in and is both the first public school and oldest existing school in the United States. The first free taxpayer-supported public school in North America, the Mather School, was opened in Dorchester, Massachusetts, in Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gezi, Kalil I. Teaching in American culture. New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston  (OCoLC)
Native American students enrolled at Carlisle Indian School in Carlisle, Pennsylvania in National Anthropological Archives. While social reform movements seek to improve the moral health of a community and religious movements work to improve spiritual health, education movements operate with the belief that an informed citizenry is essential to the civic health of the American republic. Teaching American History helps teachers bring the documents and debates of America’s past into the present through document based seminars, document collections, a web based document library, and other resources. Learn More. MA in American History and Government: a flexible study program.
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