Daily Archives: October 3, 2014

My Article in The Nation about the Success of Success Academy

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
In case you don’t have enough to read, here is my article in the current issue of The Nation about the success of Eva Moskowitz’s Success Academy charter chain.

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Paul Horton: Strong Communities, Strong Schools

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
In this post, Paul Horton reviews an important book, and its implications for public schools today. He writes: “An important new study, The Long Shadow: Family Background, Disadvantaged Urban Youth, and the Transition…

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October 3, 2014 – NATIONAL TECHIES DAY – WORLD SMILE DAY

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The Poets Have Words For It (Charles Keller)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
For the past few months, I have posted, from time to time, poems written by teachers and students about schools. This month, I offer a talk on the importance…

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