Education and Ecstasy

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Delacorte Press, 1968 - 239 pages
Education and Ecstasy, by George Leonard, was originally written as a call for reform in America's school systems. This book reveals the deep-rooted structural problems in American schools-problems which still plague us. Leonard proposes that long school days and tedious homework are not ways to encourage learning; that teachers are overworked and underpaid. He proposes ways to integrate new methods of teaching that are still valuable and applicable today.

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Contents

VISITING DAY 2001 A D
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WE FIND JOHNNY
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THE FUTURE NOW
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