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The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education

Diane Ravitch c2010

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  • Title:
    The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education
  • Author: Diane Ravitch
  • Subjects: Educational accountability -- United States; Educational tests and measurements -- United States; Public schools -- United States; School choice -- United States
  • Description: What I learned about school reform -- Hijacked! : how the standards movement turned into the testing movement -- The transformation of District 2 -- Lessons from San Diego -- The business model in New York City -- NCLB [No Child Left Behind] : measure and punish -- Choice : the story of an idea -- The trouble with accountability -- What would Mrs. Ratliff do? -- The billionaire boys' club -- Lessons learned.
    Award-winning author, public intellectual, and former Assistant Secretary of Education Diane Ravitch critiques a lifetime's worth of school reforms and reveals the simple--yet difficult--truth about how we can create actual change in public schools.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Basic Books
  • Creation Date: c2010
  • Format: x, 283 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN0465014917 (alk. paper);ISBN9780465014910 (alk. paper)
  • OCLC Number: 435418514
    611999146
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