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Marcus A. Winters

    Author Bio:
    Marcus A. Winters is senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and assistant professor in the College of Education at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. The New York City results described were reported in a paper jointly released by the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) and the Manhattan Institute. The Denver results first appeared in a report for CRPE. The Denver results additionally appear in the May 2015 issue of Educational Researcher.


Articles

The Myth About the Special Education Gap

Charter enrollments driven by parental choices, not discriminatory policies

FALL 2015 / VOL. 15, NO. 4

Florida Defeats the Skeptics

Test scores show genuine progress in the Sunshine State

FALL 2012 / VOL. 12, NO. 4

Getting Ahead by Staying Behind

An evaluation of Florida’s program to end social promotion

Spring 2006 / Vol. 6, No. 2

Debunking a Special Education Myth

Don’t blame private options for rising costs

Spring 2007 / Vol. 7, No. 2

Competition Passes the Test

Vouchers improve public schools in Florida

Summer 2004 / Vol. 4, No. 3

Savage Exaggerations

Checked: The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America. Crown Publishers, 2005 Ordinary Resurrections: Children in the Years of Hope. Crown Publishers, 2000 Savage Inequalities: Children in America’s Schools. Crown Publishers, 1991 Free Schools. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1972 Death at an Early Age. Penguin Group, 1967 Checked by Marcus A. Winters Jonathan Kozol […]

Spring 2006 / Vol. 6, No. 2

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