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

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The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education
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The death and life of the great American school system
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how testing and choice are undermining education
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Diane Ravitch
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American school system
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Language
eng
Summary
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
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Title
The death and life of the great American school system
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Summary
Discusses how school choice, misapplied standards of accountability, the No Child Left Behind mandate, and the use of a corporate model have all led to a decline in public education and presents arguments for a return to strong neighborhood schools and quality teaching
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DLC
Dewey number
379.73
Index
index present
LC call number
LA217.2
LC item number
.R38 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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adult
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Diane Ravitch
The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education, Diane Ravitch
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The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education, Diane Ravitch
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-271) and index
Contents
  • Choice : the story of an idea
  • The
  • trouble with accountability
  • What would Mrs. Ratliff do?
  • The
  • billionaire boys' club
  • Lessons learned
  • 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 : measure and punish
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
x, 283 p.
Isbn
9780465014910
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009050406
System control number
(OCoLC)435418514

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