The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education by Ravitch, Diane.

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Fumo Family Branch 379.73 R197D Adult Hardback Adult Department  
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Table of Contents

  1. What I learned about school reform
  2. Hijacked! : how the standards movement turned into the testing movement
  3. The transformation of District 2
  4. Lessons from San Diego
  5. The business model in New York City
  6. NCLB [No Child Left Behind] : measure and punish
  7. Choice : the story of an idea
  8. The trouble with accountability
  9. What would Mrs. Ratliff do?
  10. The billionaire boys' club
  11. Lessons learned.

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