Spencer’s Book Showcased in Main Line Today

Main Line Today newspaper features as a staff pick “In the Crossfire, Marcus Foster and the Troubled History of American School Reform,” a book by Associate Professor of education John P. Spencer. Foster, a school reformer in Philadelphia and eventually Superintendent of Oakland, Calif., school, was assassinated 40 years ago, Nov. 6, 1973. The article¬†was written by Ursinus alumnus J.F. Pirro.