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Educator Most Extraordinary : The Life and Achievements of Harry Rée, 1914-1991 (Paperback)

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This is the extraordinary story of Harry Rée, the "pre-eminent educationalist of the post-War years." The youngest of eight children, he went to Cambridge and then into teaching. After 10 years as headmaster of Watford Boys’ Grammar School, he became a fervent advocate for comprehensives. The first professor appointed at the University of York, he argued for innumerable causes: community education, comprehensives, curricular reform, voluntary suicide, and much else. His life and thought explored questions such as: What can you do if you truly believe in the power of education? What does it mean to live a life committed to public service? Is one person’s compromise another’s sell-out? And what does it mean to be a visionary?
Number of Pages: 269
Genre: Education
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Stylus Pub Llc
Author: Jonathan M. Daube
Language: English
Street Date: August 16, 2017
TCIN: 53012653
UPC: 9781782772125
Item Number (DPCI): 248-51-9619
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