The Death And Life Of The Great American School System

Author: Diane Ravitch
Publisher: Hachette UK
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Ravitch includes clear prescriptions for improving America's schools: leave decisions about schools to educators, not politicians or businessmen devise a truly national curriculum that sets out what children in every grade should be ...

Systems Theory For Pragmatic Schooling Toward Principles Of Democratic Education

Author: C. Cunningham
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Education for life and work: Developing transferable knowledge and skills in the
21st century. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. Putnam, H. (2002)
. The collapse of the fact/value dichotomy and other essays. Cambridge, MA:
Harvard University Press. Ravitch, D. (2010). The death and life of the great
American school system: How testing and choice are undermining education.
New York, NY: Basic Books. Reigeluth, C.M. (2004). Educational systems design.

Endangering Prosperity

Author: Eric A. Hanushek
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
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... Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice
Are Undermining Education. New York: Basic Books. Rivkin, Steven G., Eric A.
Hanushek, and John F. Kain. 2005. “Teachers, Schools, and Academic
Achievement.” Econometrica 73, no. 2:417–58. Rockoff, Jonah E. 2004. “The
Impact of Individual Teachers on Student Achievement: Evidence from Panel
Data.” American Economic Review 94, no. 2: 247–52. Stern, Nicholas. 2007. The
Economics of ...

Education Governance For The Twenty First Century

Author: Paul Manna
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For a full-bore critique of the new reformers, see Diane Ravitch, The Death and
Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice are
Undermining Education (New York: Basic Books, 2010). 55. David K. Cohen and
Susan L. Moffitt, The Ordeal of Equality: Did Federal Regulation Fix the Schools?
(Harvard University Press, 2009). 56. For example, Anthony Downs, “Up and
Down with the Ecology: The Issue Attention Cycle,” Public Interest 28 (Summer
1972): 28–50; ...

Engaging Students

Author: Phillip C. Schlechty
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some time, but in 1983, with the publication of A Nation at Risk, the discussion of
standards took on new significance.2 Among other things, the authors of the
report argued that the problem that beset America's schools had to do primarily
with the fact that the schools ... 3Diane Ravitch presents a brilliant discussion of
this problem in her latest book: The Death and Life of the Great American School
System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education (New York: Basic
Books ...

The End Of The Rainbow

Author: Susan Engel
Publisher: New Press, The
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John Dewey, Democracy and Education (New York: Free Press, 1916), 228. 15.
U.S. Department of Education, A Nation at Risk, April 1983, www2.ed.gov/pubs/
NatAtRisk/risk.html. 16.ThomasFriedman,“It'sthePQ andthe CQ as Muchas the IQ,
” New York Times, January29,2013. 17.Ibid. 18. Diane Ravitch, The Death and
Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are
Undermining Education (New York: Basic Books, 2011). 19.Benno C. Schmidt Jr.,
“The Edison ...

Essays On Various Topics

Author: Eric Schiltz
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3) The Death and Life of the Great American School System— How Testing and
Choices are Undermining Education, by Diane Ravitch, 2010. More about
standardized tests (accountability) and charter schools (against both) then
computers in classroom. 4) The Deliberate Dumbing Down of America, by
Charlotte Thomson Iserbyt, 1999. Again, it is online. 5) All of the websites/papers
I have critiqued and attached here for proof of what I am saying. 6) Research on
Computers and ...

Schooling Childhood And Bureaucracy

Author: T. Waters
Publisher: Springer
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2010. The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing
and Choice Are Undermining Education. New York: Basic Books. Ravitch, Diane,
and Chester Finn. 1987. What DoOur 17Year Olds Know: A Report on the First
National Assessment of Historyand Literature. New York: Harper andRowe.
Rimm, Sylvia.1995. Why Bright Kids Get Poor Grades. New York: Three Rivers
Press. Ringer, Fritz K.1969. The Decline of theGerman Mandarins: The German
Academic ...

Huck Finn S America

Author: Andrew Levy
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
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Rampersad, Arnold. “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Afro-American
Literature.” In Davis, Thadious M., James S. Leonard, and Thomas A. Tenney,
eds., Satire or Evasion? Black Perspectives on Huckleberry Finn, 216–27 (
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1992). Ravitch, Diane. The Death and Life
of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining
Education (New York: Basic Books, 2010). Reed, Ishmael. “Mark Twain's Hairball
,” in Marcus, Greil, ...