Political education : national policy comes of age
Source:Teachers College Press, Volume Updated, New York, p.195 (2010)
Call Number:Cubb LB2825 .C76 2010
Keywords:Education--Political aspects--United States--History--20th century, Federal aid to education--United States--History--20th century, Public schools--United States--Finance
Contents: Setting the stage: the early history -- The Truman and Eisenhower years: impact aid and NDEA pass: construction support and general aid fail -- The Kennedy and Johnson years: failure and, finally, success -- The Nixon, Ford, and Carter years: from trust to nailing everything down -- The Reagan years: the bully pulpit and loosening the strings -- Two Bushes and a Clinton: remarkable bipartisanship expands the federal role -- Leaving no child behind / by Paul Manna -- Lessons learned from a half-century of federal policy development -- The future federal role: observations and ideas.