A Primer on America's Schools (Hoover Institution Press by Terry M. Moe

By Terry M. Moe

during this quantity the 11 participants of the Koret job strength on K–12 schooling offer a huge evaluation of the yankee schooling system—pulling jointly uncomplicated evidence approximately its constitution and operation, making a choice on key difficulties that prevent its functionality, and delivering views at the requisites of real reform.

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