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What Do Our 17-Year-Olds Know

A Report on the First National Assessment of History and Literature

by Diane Ravitch

  • 362 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - General,
  • Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • History - General History,
  • Reference,
  • United States,
  • History,
  • American literature,
  • Literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9230122M
    ISBN 100060158492
    ISBN 109780060158491
    OCLC/WorldCa16470179

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The conclusions of What Do Our Year-Olds Know may be more relevant today than they were 25 years ago. Ravitch and Finn write about the amount of information available to the average teenager. Today's students are even more bombarded with information--from computers and cell phones--nonexistent in  › Books › Education & Teaching › Schools & Teaching.

"What Do Our Year-Olds Know?" Gives the results of the first nationwide test of American high school students' knowledge of history and literature, as well as fascinating insight into what teenagers are reading, how much television they watch, what influence their home environment has on their academic achievement, and what historical topics and literary works are inclu What Do Our Year-Olds Know.

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Finn Jr. have written an illusory account of the state of literacy and historical knowledge among the nation's students. With its inflated title, What Do Our Year What Do Our Year-Olds Know: A Report on the First National Assessment of History and Literature Ravitch, Diane and Finn, Chester E., Jr.

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Gives the results of the first nationwide test of American high school students’ knowledge of history and literature, as well as fascinating insight into what teenagers are reading, how much television they watch, what influence their home environment has on their academic achievement, and what historical topics and literary works are included in (or have been Diane Ravitch,Chester E., Jr.

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