Home Articles Reader Opinion Editorial Book Reviews Discussion Writers Guide About TCRecord
transparent 13
Topics
Discussion
Announcements

Soviet Education Today


reviewed by George S. Counts 1964

coverTitle: Soviet Education Today
Author(s): Deana Levin
Publisher: John Wiley, New York
ISBN: , Pages: , Year:
Search for book at Amazon.com

Ever since Sputnik I soared into the cosmos in October, 1957, interest in Soviet education has also soared, and to unprecedented heights. The number of American educators and other citizens who have visited the land of Lenin for the purpose of viewing Soviet schools for a few days or weeks has become legion. Our press has published a plethora of books, pamphlets, and articles on the subject, and meetings of teachers and educators have kept pace with popular concern. Much of the interest and commentary has been superficial and mistaken. Consider, for instance, the view widely expressed a few years ago that the spectacular achievements of Soviet science and technology were the result of teaching physics from sixth grade of the ten-year school which now is in the process of fundamental reconstruction! Nevertheless, the radical shift in outlook is to be welcomed in view of the fact that Soviet education,... (preview truncated at 150 words.)


To view the full-text for this article you must be signed-in with the appropropriate membership. Please review your options below:

Sign-in
Email:
Password:
Store a cookie on my computer that will allow me to skip this sign-in in the future.
Send me my password -- I can't remember it
 
Purchase this Article
Purchase Soviet Education Today
Individual-Resource passes allow you to purchase access to resources one resource at a time. There are no recurring fees.
$12
Become a Member
Online Access
With this membership you receive online access to all of TCRecord's content. The introductory rate of $25 is available for a limited time.
$25
Print and Online Access
With this membership you receive the print journal and free online access to all of TCRecord's content.
$210


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 65 Number 8, 1964, p. 720-720
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 2777, Date Accessed: 10/22/2017 4:29:18 AM

Purchase Reprint Rights for this article or review
Article Tools
Related Articles
There are no related articles to display

Related Discussion
 
Post a Comment | Read All

About the Author
  • George Counts


Member Center
In Print
This Month's Issue

Submit
EMAIL

Twitter

RSS