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By now, most people interested in education and international comparisons among countries is aware both that Finland performs very well on such comparisons while the US does not - although a large ...
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Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Mar 30, 2014 at 05:54 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
is the title of this blog at Education Week by Marc Tucker . Diane Ravitch calls it the best thing she has ever read by Tucker, who is the president and CEO of the National Center on Education and ...
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Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Mar 12, 2014 at 04:39 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
In Indiana, the State Superintendent, Tony Bennett, was defeated by Democrat Glenda Ritz, a democrat who received heavy support from teachers unions. Bennett was a champion of more charter schools, ...
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Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 05:17 AM PST with 14 Recommends
or more precisely, Finnish Lessons: What can the world learn from educational change in Finland? , is simply put the one must read to begin to ...
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Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Dec 29, 2011 at 02:47 AM PST with 56 Recommends