Resource: Doing School: How We Are Creating a Generation of Stressed-Out, Materialistic, and Miseducated Students
Website: Doing School: How We Are Creating a Generation of Stressed-Out, Materialistic, and Miseducated Students
Author: Pope, D.
ISBN: 0300098332
Organization: Yale University Press
URL: http://yalepress.yale.edu/yupbooks/book.asp?isbn=9780300098334
Year: 2003
Description: Named as a 2001 Notable Book in Education by the American School Board Journal, this book by Denise Clark Pope offers a highly revealing - and troubling - view of today's high school students and the ways they pursue high grades and success. Pope, a veteran teacher and curriculum expert, follows five motivated and successful students through a school year, closely shadowing them and engaging them in lengthy reflections on their school experiences.

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