School of Dreams
Making the Grade at A Top American High SchoolBook - 2003
Beautifully written and compulsively readable, told compassionately but with a journalist's eye to getting the whole story." "School of Dreams gives hope about American education... and genuine excitement about the young people of this nation." "Humes' fascinating book chronicles an entirely different group of students, with a different set of challenges." "A masterly example of passionate yet even-handed reporting... . It deserves an A+, even without grade inflation." "A big story told intimately and well, and a book that is not only compulsively readable but also undeniably important." "
Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, c2003.
Characteristics: xxx, 370 p. ;,24 cm.