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Winter 2009 / Vol. 9, No. 1

FEATURES

Same Old, Same Old

New union leadership does not change a thing


The Big U-Turn

How to bring schools from the brink of doom to stellar success


What Happens When States Have Genuine Alternative Certification?

We get more minority teachers and test scores rise


Linky Love, Snark Attacks, and Fierce Debates about Teacher Quality?

A peek inside the education blogosphere


Book Alert

So Much Reform, So Little Change: The Persistence of Failure in Urban Schools Charles M. Payne (Harvard Education Press) Payne, a sociologist at the University of Chicago, here sets out to explain “the sociology of failure” of urban reform. Drawing primarily on his experiences in Chicago, Payne considers the effects of social context, poverty, race, […]

By Education Next  
Alerts, Features  

Reality Check

Murray's simple truths not so simple

By Peter Wehner  
Books, Features, Reviews  

Purposeful Youth

Is it asking too much?


Language Barriers

Arizonans battle federal court order to spend more



RESEARCH

School Choice International

Higher private school share boosts national test scores



FORUM

Virtual Schools

Will education technology change the role of the teacher and the nature of learning?

By Terry Moe, Larry Cuban and  
Forum, Technology  


CHECK THE FACTS


BOOK REVIEWS

Reality Check

Murray's simple truths not so simple

By Peter Wehner  
Books, Features, Reviews  

Purposeful Youth

Is it asking too much?



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