Schools & Society (Historical goals of schooling (1820's-1840'…
Schools & Society
Historical goals of schooling
1820's-1840's: the goal of uniting Americans by producing in students moral and political values.
Providing equality of opportunity
1880's-1920's: the introduction of vocational guidance and eyes set of the labor market for high school students.
1950's-180's: Career education and racial reconciliation
1980's-2003: Preperation for global economy. Testing. Testing. Testing.
2010-present: Common Core and more testing
Equality of Education
1868: 14th amendment
1896: Plessy v. Ferguson
1924: Native Americans granted citizenship
1954: Brown v. Board of Educaiton
1990: Individuals with disabilities education act
The profession of teaching
Out of pocket expenses for classroom materials
Low budget provided by the school for classroom materials
extremely Low teacher satisfaction
Constant Discipline Issues
Low Student satisfaction
Administration: support given to students over teachers, teach to the test, little freedom given for teachers to teach