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Brookings papers on education policy, 2003

Author: Diane Ravitch; Brookings Institution. Brown Center on Education Policy.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This year's discussion focused on accountability and its consequences for students"--[iii].
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diane Ravitch; Brookings Institution. Brown Center on Education Policy.
ISBN: 0815773617 9780815773610
OCLC Number: 52470161
Notes: Contains the edited versions of the papers and comments that were presented at the fifth annual Brookings conference on education policy, held in May 2002.
Description: 376 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: American high schools and the lbieral arts tradition / Arthur G. Powell --
Strategies for success: high school and beyond / Barbara Schneider --
Ability grouping and student learning / Maureen T. Hallinan --
Nerds and freaks: a theory of student culture and norms / John H. Bishop [and others] --
Attacking the African American-white achievement gap on college admissions tests / Michael T. Nettles, Catherine M. Millet, and Douglas D. Ready --
Too little too late: American high schools in an international context / William H. Schmidt --
Should America be more like them? Cross-national high school achievement and U.S. policy / David P. Baker --
Accelerating advancement in school and work / Hilary Pennington.
Other Titles: Education policy 2003
Responsibility: Diane Ravitch, editor ; sponsored by the Brown Center on Education Policy.

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