[]
[]
A technical issue is currently preventing renewals of items by people who have more than 20 items checked out. If you have a large number of checked out items and must renew any, please visit our alternate catalog or renew by telephone at 617-859-5908.
While we are moving materials and services during the Central Library renovations, some materials with a status of "in" at the Central Library may not be immediately available.

Reforming Boston Schools, 1930 to the Present

Overcoming Corruption and Racial Segregation

Cronin, Joseph M.

(Unknown - 2011)
Reforming Boston Schools, 1930 to the Present
Print
"Boston's schools in 2006 won the Eli Broad Prize for the Most Improved Urban School System in America. But from the 1930s into the 1970s the city schools succumbed to scandals including the sale of jobs and racial segregation. This book describes the black voices before and after court decisions and the struggles of Boston teachers before and after collective bargaining. The contributions of universities, corporations and political leaders to restore academic achievement are evaluated by one who observed Boston schools for forty years"--

Series that include this title

Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, c2011
Edition: First Palgrave Macmillan paperback edition
ISBN: 0230111459
9780230111455
0230111459
9780230111455
Branch Call Number: LA306.B7 C76 2011
Characteristics: x, 285 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Cronin, Joseph M.

Opinion

Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

No similar edition of this title was found at BPL.

Try searching for Reforming Boston Schools, 1930 to the Present to see if BPL owns related versions of the work.


  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.
app07 Version gurli Last updated 2014/12/09 10:52