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A Setback in Dover

Last rites for Intelligent Design

The Reagan Revolution in Sweden

The Market Comes to Education in Sweden: An Evaluation of Sweden's Surprising School Reforms by ANDERS BJORKLUND, MELISSA A. CLARK, PER-ANDERS EDIN, PETER FREDRIKSSON, AND ALAN B. KRUEGER

“Acting White”

saving the American high school; more underground education; the Gates Foundation; talking about race

Book Alert

What School Boards Can Do: Reform Governance for Urban Schools. Donald McAdams (Teachers College Press). Don...

Tales from the Inside

Another Planet: A Year in the Life of a Suburban High School By Elinor Burkett HarperCollins, 2001,...

Leaving “School” Out of High School

The Winding Road to Academic Excellence

Book Alert

Generational Change: Closing the Test Score Gap. Edited by Paul Peterson (Rowman & Littlefield). In the controversial...

The Traditional High School

Historical debates over its nature and function


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