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Author Lit, Ira W.

Title The bus kids / Ira W. Lit
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 211 pages)
Contents ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""ONE: Beginnings""; ""TWO: The Canford Program""; ""THREE: The Bus Kids""; ""FOUR: Friends""; ""FIVE: The Obstacle Course of Schooling""; ""SIX: Leopards and Chameleons""; ""SEVEN: The Grown-Ups""; ""EIGHT: Teaching Styles""; ""NINE: The Road Ahead""; ""Appendix: Notes on Method""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""
Summary This text offers a detailed examination of the experiences of kindergarten students in California participating in a voluntary school desegregation programme. Ira Lit focuses on the school life of a group of minority children bussed from their poor-performing home school district to an affluent district with high-performing schools
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-205) and index
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Subject Kindergarten -- California -- Case studies.
Minorities -- Education -- California -- Case studies.
School integration -- California -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0300153279 (ebook ; ebrary)
9780300153279 (ebook ; ebrary)