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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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Author/Creator:
Ravitch, Diane.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2011
Imprint:
Rev. and expanded ed. - New York : Basic Books, 2011.
Format:
  • Book
  • x, 334 p. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • 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
  • Lessons learned --Epilogue: school and society.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780465025572
0465025579
9780465028214
0465028217

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