Daily Archives: July 16, 2013

Study: High-Stakes Testing Increases Incarceration Rate

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
A new study published by the National Bureau of Economic Research says that high-stakes testing leads to an increase in the incarceration rate. Olesya Baker and Kevin Lang conclude that the use of…

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Indianapolis Plan for Privatization

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Indianapolis has developed a plan that they call “neighborhoods of educational opportunity.” Every child in the future will go to a high-quality school, which is sure to be a charter school that destabilizes…

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