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The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education [book review]


  • Katharine Beals



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  • Katharine Beals, 2011. "The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education [book review]," Nonpartisan Education Review, Nonpartisan Education Review, vol. 7(1), pages 1-5.
  • Handle: RePEc:teg:journl:v:7:y:2011:i:1:p:1-5

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    1. Eric A. Hanushek & Margaret E. Raymond, 2005. "Does school accountability lead to improved student performance?," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 24(2), pages 297-327.
    2. Alvarez, Jesus & Moreno, Vicente Garcia & Patrinos, Harry Anthony, 2007. "Institutional effects as determinants of learning outcomes : exploring state variations in Mexico," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4286, The World Bank.
    3. Richard P. Phelps, 2001. "Benchmarking to the World's Best in Mathematics," Evaluation Review, , vol. 25(4), pages 391-439, August.
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    • I2 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education


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