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The Resource The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education, 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
Title
The death and life of the great American school system
Title remainder
how testing and choice are undermining education
Statement of responsibility
Diane Ravitch
Creator
Author
Subject
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
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ravitch, Diane
Dewey number
379.1
Index
index present
LC call number
LA217
LC item number
.R36 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public schools
  • Educational accountability
  • Educational tests and measurements
  • School choice
  • Educational change
Label
The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education, Diane Ravitch
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-335) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn958205683
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Revised and expanded edition.
Extent
xliv, 354 pages
Isbn
9780465036585
Lccn
2016303992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)958205683
Label
The death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education, Diane Ravitch
Link
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-335) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn958205683
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Revised and expanded edition.
Extent
xliv, 354 pages
Isbn
9780465036585
Lccn
2016303992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)958205683

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