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Story of the Three-Year Battle to Establish the U. S. Department of Education

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Author: Heffernan, Robert V.
Publication Date:Jan 2001
Publisher:iUniverse, Incorporated
Imprint:Writer's Showcase Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $28.95
Book Description:

Here is the story of the greatest battle ever fought in American education-putting education in the President's Cabinet. The three-year drive to create the U.S. Department of Education pitted the nation's two largest teacher unions against each other, President Jimmy Carter against conservative Republicans, and tested the American tradition of local control against an emerging federal role in education. Told through the eyes of a young man, fresh out of college and in the center of...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Political Science / American Government / General
Political Science / American Government / Executive Branch
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1.44 Inches
Book Weight:1.93 Pounds

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