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The Public Purpose of the Public School


by R. Freeman Butts 1973

The paramount educational need of America is to complete the dream of the public schools by focusing attention on their public purpose as the highest priority. (Source: ERIC)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 75 Number 2, 1973, p. 207-222
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 1480, Date Accessed: 12/16/2017 7:40:00 PM

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  • R. Butts
    Teachers College, Columbia University
    R. Freeman Bulls is William F. Russell Professor in the Foundations of Education at Teachers College, Columbia University. This article was prepared as a Dialogue Discussion Paper for the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions, Santa Barbara, California, August 1973. Published by permission.
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