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The Resource The knowledge deficit : closing the shocking education gap for American children, E. D. Hirsch, Jr

The knowledge deficit : closing the shocking education gap for American children, E. D. Hirsch, Jr

Label
The knowledge deficit : closing the shocking education gap for American children
Title
The knowledge deficit
Title remainder
closing the shocking education gap for American children
Statement of responsibility
E. D. Hirsch, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an analysis of the state of modern American education to trace a link between a lack of reading comprehension and poor performance and furnishes specific tools for parents to enhance a child's ability to read with comprehension
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hirsch, E. D.
Dewey number
428.4/071
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1050
LC item number
.H567 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reading
  • Reading
  • Literacy
  • Education
Label
The knowledge deficit : closing the shocking education gap for American children, E. D. Hirsch, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origins of the knowledge deficit -- Reading is much more than sounding out -- Knowledge of language -- Knowledge of things -- Productive use of school time -- Productive use of tests -- Commonality and fairness
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 169 pages
Isbn
9780618657315
Lccn
2005023075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0006586115
  • 1033538
Label
The knowledge deficit : closing the shocking education gap for American children, E. D. Hirsch, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origins of the knowledge deficit -- Reading is much more than sounding out -- Knowledge of language -- Knowledge of things -- Productive use of school time -- Productive use of tests -- Commonality and fairness
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 169 pages
Isbn
9780618657315
Lccn
2005023075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0006586115
  • 1033538

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