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Fall 2010 / Vol. 10, No. 4

FEATURES

Advocating for Arts in the Classroom

Academic discipline or instrument of personal change?


Invisible Ink in Teacher Contracts

State policy trumps collective bargaining


The Long Reach of Teachers Unions

Using money to win friends and influence policy


Authorizing Charters

Helping mom-and-pops in Ohio


State Standards Rise in Reading, Fall in Math

Most state standards remain far below international level

View the Underlying Data



RESEARCH

Stuck in the Middle

How and why middle schools harm student achievement

By Jonah E. Rockoff and Benjamin B. Lockwood  
Homepage, Inside Schools, Journal, Research  

Grading Schools

Can citizens tell a good school when they see one?



FORUM

Is Desegregation Dead?

Parsing the relationship between achievement and demographics

By Susan Eaton and Steven Rivkin  
Courts and Law, Forum, Homepage, Journal, On Top of the News  


CHECK THE FACTS


BOOK REVIEWS

Lessons from a Reformer

Review of Larry Cuban’s As Good As It Gets



BRIEFS

We Know Our Schools

All school evaluations, like all politics, are local


2+2=Litigation

New front opens in the math wars


School on the Inside

Teaching the incarcerated student

By David Chura  
Briefs, Journal, School Life  

Luck of the Draw

Review of The Lottery (2010), Directed by Madeleine Sackler


School Reform Hits the Big Screen

Why 2010 is a banner year for the education documentary


Sponsored Results
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Thomas Fordham Institute - Advancing Educational Excellence and Education Reform

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