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story of the eight-year study

Wilford Merton Aikin

story of the eight-year study

with conclusions and recommendations

by Wilford Merton Aikin

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York .
Written in

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • High schools -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by Wilford M. Aikin.
      Series[Progressive Education Association. Commission on the relation of school and college] Adventure in American education,, v. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2350 .A5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination8 p. l., 157 p.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6443688M
      LC Control Number42036126
      OCLC/WorldCa772693

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      This book examines the Eight-Year Study, or "Adventure in American Education," which was a landmark experiment in curriculum reform in 30 American high schools from to The study not only investigated the college success of the graduates of the 30 schools that were engaged in revising their curricula, but also attempted to stimulate secondary schools to develop better college Cited by: CAREFUL consideration of research studies in education having a far- reaching influence on the public schools of America cannot ignore the tremendous im pact of the Eight-Year Study initiated in This study was sponsored by a group of educators, each of whom has File Size: KB.

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II, Exploring the Curriculum, Chaps. VII and VIII. 86 ADVENTURE IN AMERICAN EDUCATION manner of working. The schools participating in the Eight- Year Study have not come to the end of the high road of ad- venture.

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