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Education in California; Leaders, Organizations, and Accomplishments of the First Hundred Years


reviewed by Gordon C. Lee - 1953

coverTitle: Education in California; Leaders, Organizations, and Accomplishments of the First Hundred Years
Author(s): Roy W. Cloud
Publisher: John Wiley, New York
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To the title of this book might well be added the designation, "A Handy Guide to the History of California Education." Prepared both as a labor of love and as a testimonial of devotion to universal education, this volume is a noteworthy contribution to the growing library of histories of education in the several states. For twenty years, Roy Cloud was executive secretary of the California Teachers' Association, and as such functioned as the pre-eminent representative of public education before the California legislature. The standards of educational performance which have been achieved in California are in no small measure the fruits of his efforts. Education in California will surely prove to be a useful reference, and not solely, or even primarily, for educational historians. Though relatively small, it encompasses a wide range and contains a wealth of detail. The organization and style of the work are simple and unadorned, but the... (preview truncated at 150 words.)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 55 Number 1, 1953, p. 57-57
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 4836, Date Accessed: 6/1/2020 2:03:29 AM

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