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First published 20 years ago A Place Called School is the revolutionary account of the largest on scene study of US schools ever conducted Carried on over four years trained investigators entered than 1000 classrooms nationwide to talk to teachers students administrators parents and other community members The result is this report Written by one of the nation's most astute and experienced educators Goodlad's message of optimism and his agenda for improvement have only grown in importance since the book's original publication


10 thoughts on “A Place Called School

  1. says:

    I loved this book read it years ago and reread it again recently It is a great study of what our schools are offering today and what needs to change to provide access for all Every educators should read this book It is 25 years old and still relevant


  2. says:

    His ideas are clear accurate apply today but he didn't need nearly 400 pages to make his points The book is unnecessarily repetitive


  3. says:

    This book is great and it helps my study of teaching alot


  4. says:

    read excerpts of this for dissertationbook contributed to chapter 1 need for the study