American Educator, Summer 2003

Volume 27, no. 2

Revamping Teacher Prep or Professional Development for Elementary Teachers? Try this.
How the Language Police Drain the Life and Content from Our Texts
Diane Ravitch
A Glossary That Runs from the Offensive to the Trivial
Items Deleted from a Doomed Fourth-Grade Reading Test
Early Childhood Education Programs in the 50 States
Darion Griffin, Giselle Lundy-Ponce
What America's Immigrants Have to Say about Life in the U.S. Today
Ann Duffett, Jean Johnson, Leslie Moye, Jackie Vine
Defining Terrorism and Terrorists
Jean Bethke Elshtain