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  11)  How were scholars educated in Colonial America? A)through a system of tutors B)the clergy were the primary teachers C)master teachers provided instruction of questionable quality D)all of the above 12)  John Calvin saw children as A)primitive creatures that needed formal training. B)creative and intellectual beings. C)equal to adults. D)able to analyze for themselves what they need in terms.
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  1)Colonial schools run by women in the community typically to school teach rudimentary reading skills to children of the poor. 2)A school established by priests to convert Native Americans to Catholicism.  3)A new form of education, claiming to be a broad cultural movement to promote the education of children and adults.
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  5)What concepts are critical to existential thought? 6)Describe the basic tenets of Marxism. How do they differ from capitalistic ideology? What would be the aims of social change for a Marxist? 7)Compare and contrast progressivism with social reconstructionism.   .
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1)Describe some ways in which special interest groups or pressure groups influence education. Give examples of specific interest groups and describe how they have changed educational policy. 2)What is the Iron Triangle and how does it affect the federal government's involvement in education?    .
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  3)What arguments are presented for and against bilingual education? 4)Describe gender bias.  In what ways do you see teachers treating males and females differently that might be attributed to gender bias? 5)What is an exceptional learners and what characteristic common to them?   .
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  1)The study commissioned by the Progressive Education Association (PEA) that determined that students in experimental schools achieved as well as students in traditional schools. 2)The government agency that was established to oversee education programs for Native American students   3)In 1896, the Supreme Court legalized separate but equal public schools, thus.
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  1)The sum of the learned characteristics of a people - language, religion, social mores, artistic expression, beliefs, and values.  2)This refers to membership in a group with a common cultural tradition or common national origin.  3)Making students similar 4)Maintaining unique characteristics 5)An approach to help students resolve their differences peaceably. 6)Students with limited.
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  41)  Zen, a sect of Buddhism that took root in Japan in the 12th century, stressed   A) the need to resist temptation. B)the dignity of physical labor, the arts, swordmanship, and tea ceremony. C)celibacy. D)unconditional loyalty to Buddhist teachings. 42)  In the 1960's, Islam gained many African Americans because A)Islamic faith dictates that Muslims.
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  1)Issues of gender, social class, poverty, and disability that are not taught are referred to as this kind of curriculum.  2)Curriculum that combines concepts and skills from different subject areas so they are mutually reinforcing is a(n)   3)Conditions under which learning will occur and the criteria for success.  4)Provide.
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1)  The power to establish and operate schools is derived from   A) state law. B)the 10th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. C)the Massachusetts Act of 1647. D)the Plessy v. Ferguson Supreme Court decision. 2)  Who is ultimately responsible for the governance of schools? A)the school's principal B)a district's school board C)teachers D)the state 3)  Education and the economy.
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1)  School districts are useful A)because they get more money from the state than individual schools. B)because they help to preserve the social order. C)in creating uniformity between different schools within a geographic location. D)in working closely with other schools in the nation. 2)  Which of the following statements best defines the term school district? A).
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  21)  Which of the following laws prohibits schools from releasing information about a student to a third party without parental or student permission? A)Buckley Amendment B)Equal Access Amendment C)Rehabilitation Act D)Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act 22)  When a school board resorts to dismissal or removing a probationary or tenured teacher before completion of his.
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1)  The Czech theologian and philosopher, Comenius, would have agreed with all of the following ideas about education except: A)education should start before a child's mind is corrupted. B)general concepts should be taught first, followed by specifics. C)instruction should be age appropriate. D)instructional strategies should be fast paced. 2)  Which of the following instructional suggestions.
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  21)  The principle aim of education for humanists is  A) power. B)job training. C)wisdom. D)self-fulfillment. 22)  Who is considered the originator of existential thought? A)Aristotle B)Martin Luther C)Soren Kierkegaard D)Simone de Beauvoir 23)  Which of the following statements best describes existentialism? A)Existentialism is a philosophy suggesting that ultimate reality lies in reason or consciousness. B)Existentialism is a method of monitoring and.
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  31)  The philosophy based on the belief that people actively construct their knowledge through experience is called   A) behaviorism. B)cognitivism. C)environmentalism. D)pragmatism. 32)  Which of the following statements best describes pragmatism? A)Pragmatism is a philosophy that supports learning for its own sake. B)Pragmatists define truth and meaning of ideas according to their physical consequences and.
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  5)How are private schools different from public schools? What are the distinctions among private schools?  6)What are the advantages and disadvantages of retaining students who have academic difficulties? 7)How do educators and students describe effective schools?   .
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  41)  What was the first formal type of secondary school in the colonies? A)English language academies B)Catholic boarding schools C)Latin grammar schools D)Protestant seminaries 42)  In Native American cultures who bears the responsibility for education? A)families B)the tribe C)individual students D)teachers 43)  Who introduced the idea of gymnastics and physical education as an academic subject?  A) Catherine Beecher B)Quakers C)Missionaries D)Charles Bathurst 44)  Textbooks.
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  11)  A method of teaching through inquiry and dialogue that forced students to examine critically their notions about life, truth, beauty, and justice is called the   A) Platonic strategy. B)lecture. C)Socratic method. D)dialogue technique. 12)  Plato's utopian society valued which of the following characteristics most? A)wealth B)wisdom C)social position D)power 13)  Aristotle was a student of   A).
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  3)From major cases presented on the issue of separation of church and state, what can teachers do and not do regarding students and their religious beliefs? 4)When is it acceptable for school officials to search a student suspected of possessing illegal drugs or drug paraphernalia? 5)Describe the rights of teachers regarding retention.
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1)  Which one of the following statements about the U.S. Constitution and education is accurate?  A) The U.S. Constitution contains no mention of education. B)The U.S. Constitution specifies that Congress has the power to establish and maintain schools. C)The U.S. constitution yields education to the state level. D)The federal government's legal control over.
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  1)A state-defined geographical area assigned responsibility for public instruction within its borders.  2)Any school operating within the public school system that has programs addressing the specific needs or interests of targeted student groups.  3)What is an alternative schools within a public school system that draw from the whole district as.
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  21)  Booker T. Washington believed which of the following led to advancement? A)upsetting the social order of the United States B)contributing to the economy C)becoming a lawyer D)industrial or vocational education 22)  Which of the following statements depicts the Supreme Court's ruling in the Plessy v. Ferguson case? A)public institutions can segregate on the basis of.
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  4)How are state education departments organized and managed? 5)How have governors and the National Governor's Association influenced education at the federal level?  6)What role does the school board play in educational decision making at the local level?   .
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1)  Curriculum is defined as A)the knowledge and skills that schools are supposed to help students master. B)a method by which content is delivered to students in school. C)an assessment tool to measure learning. D)an administrative concern. 2)  Which of the following teachers is most directly addressing a curriculum issue?  A) The teacher that makes.
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  1)Early education was influenced by many European thinkers. Describe how the ideas of Comenius, Locke, Rousseau, Pestalozzi, and Froebel were used to create the beginnings of uniquely American educational system. 2)How did education in the southern, middle Atlantic, and New England colonies differ?   .
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1)  The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the Constitution instituted which of the following practices? A)abolished slavery B)prohibited voting privileges for all southerners C)established the Freedman's Bureau D)both A and C 2)  Which of the following organizations was the first special interest group for African Americans? A)National Association for the Advancement of Colored People B)Bureau of.
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  1)The branch of philosophy that focuses on the study of reality. 2)What is the area of philosophy that explores issues related to nature, existence and being?  3)What is an area of philosophy concerned with the nature and origin of the universe?  4)The branch of philosophy that focuses on the study of.
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  1)"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion" is stated in   2)A 1984 law passed by Congress that recognizes that secondary school students are mature enough to understand that a school does not condone religion by merely allowing prayer clubs on public property.  3)Prayer and bible reading.
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  3)Greek philosophers divided philosophy into three branches - metaphysics, epistemology, and axiology.  Describe each of the branches. 4)Describe the basic teachings of idealism and realism. What similarities and differences exist between the two? How would the major philosophers for each describe the connection between philosophy and education?    .
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  31)  When students are aware of possible risks involved in an activity, such as competitive athletics, they voluntarily participate, thus agreeing to take their chances. This is called   A) comparative negligence. B)contributory negligence. C)assumption of risk. D)standard negligence. 32)  When the courts decide individual cases regarding the curriculum and the availability of books,.
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  21)  A majority of colonists, particularly in the South, believed that the Scriptures were the key to self-determination and understanding God's will, thus, the purpose of education was to help  A) save souls. B)create an educated society. C)train workers for new industries. D)prepare individuals for college. 22)  The Massachusetts Act is also referred to.
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  1)Following the Civil War, people of the north and south sought to preserve former ways of life while they worked to build a new nation. Explain how the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands and the black codes of conduct contributed to or prohibited reform efforts for African Americans. 2)How.
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  41)  The Supreme Court stated that school officials act A)as agents of the state when they search students under their authority. B)in loco parentis when they search students under their authority. C)Both A & B D)Neither A &B 42)  In 1992, the case of Lee v. Weisman decided that   A) prayers at high school.
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  11)  A common restriction for the use of corporal punishment is that   A) parents provide written permission for spanking children at school. B)parents must be present during its administration. C)it be used fairly and consistently. D)it must be administered during non-school hours. 12)  According to court rulings, could parents, with impairments such as.
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  41)  Head Start was a program launched by which president? A)Lyndon Johnson B)George H.W. Bush C)William Clinton D)John Kennedy 42)  Homeschooling is A)an alternative to on-site public education. B)not allowed in most states. C)on the decline. D)when teachers come to their students' homes when they are ill. 43)  The adult educational ideas have become known as Chatauqua Movement   A).
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1)  All of the following are examples of philosophical influences in daily life except: A)a parent sends her child to a parochial school that reflects the family's religious beliefs. B)a principal who believes in collaboration has her teachers participate in the decision-making process. C)a teacher follows a prescribed set of instructional steps although.
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  11)  The following federal act provided funding to aid low income families? A)Elementary and Secondary Education Act B)Title X of the National Education Act C)Improvement of Education Act D)Research Policy in Education Act 12)  In the 21st century, federal involvement in education means what? A)accountability through performance standards B)just maintaining schools the way they are C)increasing concern about.
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  3)How did religion and industrialization influence the aims of education? How did these influences affect the education of slaves, women, and individuals with disabilities? 4)Friedrich Froebel's educational ideas continue to shape kindergartens in this country.  Describe the common characteristics and assumptions of these kindergartens. 5)In early American schools, students often used books,.
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  31)  The best way to characterize how society cares for individuals with disabilities today? A)social isolation B)institutionalization C)early intervention D)separate but equal 32)  What was guaranteed by Title IX of the Education Amendments Act, passed in 1972? A)gender equity in any education program or activity receiving federal funding B)bilingual services for those whose first language is not.
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