What the schools teach and might teach by John Franklin Bobbitt

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Published by The Survey Committee of the Cleveland Foundation in Cleveland, O .

Written in English

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  • Cleveland (Ohio),
  • Ohio,
  • Cleveland.


  • Education -- Ohio -- Cleveland,
  • Education -- Ohio -- Curricula,
  • Cleveland (Ohio) -- Public schools

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Statementby Franklin Bobbitt.
Series[Cleveland Foundation. Publications] 4
LC ClassificationsLA348.C6 A3 no. 15
The Physical Object
Pagination108 p.
Number of Pages108
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Open LibraryOL6582620M
LC Control Number15026788

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Schools may still teach through subjects, but there is little consensus about what constitutes a subject and what they are for. The aim of this book is to contribute to a more robust rationale for, and understanding of, what schools should teach – the curriculum.

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