The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education
Source:Basic Books, Volume Rev. and expanded, New York, p.334 (2011)
Call Number:Cubb LA217.2 .R38 2011
Keywords:Educational accountability--United States, Educational tests and measurements--United States, Public schools--United States, School choice--United States
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.