1,542Sep 11, 2000
Book Discussion on Left Back
Ms. Ravitch discusses her book Left Back: A Century of Failed School Reforms, published by Simon and Schuster. The book is a history of American education reforms in this century, ...
78Sep 11, 2000
Book Discussion on Left Back: A Century of Failed School Reforms
Panelists discussed Ms. Ravitch’s new book Left Back: A Century of Failed School Reform. The author asserts that the efforts to improve America’s schools have been foiled by ...
79Aug 26, 1998
The Urban Education Crisis
Panelists discussed charter schools and other proposals to improve education opportunities. They addressed issues concerning the urban education crisis and took audience questions.
24Apr 7, 1998
U.S. Math and Science Test Scores
Several coordinators of the Third International Math and Science discussed the significance of the results of the study for U.S. education policy. They explained the methodology of the study in ...