Education Next Issue Cover

Fall 2004 / Vol. 4, No. 4

FEATURES

The Days Before Brown

Growing up in segregated schools

By LEONARD A. SLADE JR.  
Features  

The Newest Americans

Who Are We? The Challenges to America’s National Identity By Samuel P. Huntington

By NATHAN GLAZER  
Features  

NCLB in Worcester; multiple intelligences

How many intelligences?

By Education Next  
Correspondence, Features  

The Detracking Movement

Why children are still grouped by ability

By MAUREEN T. HALLINAN  
Curriculum, Features, On Top of the News  

School Inflation

Did the 20th-century growth in school size improve education?

By CHRISTOPHER BERRY  
Features, On Top of the News  

Will Vouchers Arrive in Colorado?

The courts intervene


How Vouchers Came to D.C.

The inside story

By SPENCER S. HSU  
Features, On Top of the News  

Netting an Elusive Breed

How to attract and retain better teachers

By Mark Warner  
Features  


RESEARCH

Falling Behind

New evidence on the black-white achievement gap

By ROLAND G. FRYER & STEVEN D. LEVITT  
Research  


FORUM

Technical Difficulties

Information technology could help schools do more with less. If only educators knew how to use it


Technology in Education

Will it be more than just a promise?

By Education Next  
Forum  


CHECK THE FACTS


BOOK REVIEWS

Selective Memory

Family Circle: The Boudins and the Aristocracy of the Left By Susan Braudy Knopf, 2003, $27.95; 460 pages. Reviewed by Diane Ravitch While reviewing several American history textbooks, I was taken aback by the descriptions of the late 1960s. It is of course somewhat startling to see the events of one’s own lifetime described as […]

By DIANE RAVITCH  
Reviews  


BRIEFS

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