Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-271) and index.
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
Choice : the story of an idea
The trouble with accountability
What would Mrs. Ratliff do?
The billionaire boys' club
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.