Public Education in the Twentieth Century and Beyond: High Hopes, Broken Promises, and an Uncertain Future

SONIA NIETO University of Massachusetts Amherst

Discussion for
History of American Education EDC 6330

Questions for Discussion

Have we strayed far from the ideals of Dewey and Mann?

Are Democracy and Education concretely linked?

Your thoughts on Equal Education Opportunities through the lenses of...


Bilingual Education


What will it take for schools to become the beacon of hope that was imagined by John Dewey, W.E.B. Du Bois, or Horace Mann?