Class in America: Class and Education, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • A. W. Buckey
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1532152957
  • ISBN-13: 9781532152955
  • DDC: 301.451
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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This book looks closely at the relationships between education and class, covering topics like public and private schools and funding, the voucher system, the correlation between class and higher education, and what might be done to lessen the educational achievement gap between classes. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Pre-K for All.
2: History of Class and Education.
3: Structures of Class and Education.
4: Class and the Public School System.
5: Private Schools and Homeschooling.
6: Strategies for Changing US Schooling.
7: Class and Teaching.
8: Class and Higher Education.
9: Looking Ahead.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Authors.