The Resource Debating the future of American education : do we need national standards and assessments? : report of a conference sponsored by the Brown Center on Education Policy at the Brookings Institution, edited by Diane Ravitch

Debating the future of American education : do we need national standards and assessments? : report of a conference sponsored by the Brown Center on Education Policy at the Brookings Institution, edited by Diane Ravitch

Label
Debating the future of American education : do we need national standards and assessments? : report of a conference sponsored by the Brown Center on Education Policy at the Brookings Institution
Title
Debating the future of American education
Title remainder
do we need national standards and assessments? : report of a conference sponsored by the Brown Center on Education Policy at the Brookings Institution
Statement of responsibility
edited by Diane Ravitch
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
379.1/58/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
LB3060.83
LC item number
.D43 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Brookings dialogues on public policy
Label
Debating the future of American education : do we need national standards and assessments? : report of a conference sponsored by the Brown Center on Education Policy at the Brookings Institution, edited by Diane Ravitch
Publication
Note
Papers from a symposium held May 18, 1994 at the Brookings Institution
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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Contents
Introduction / Diane Ravitch -- Education Reform in America's Public Schools: The Clinton Agenda / Marshall S. Smith -- Will National Standards and Assessments Make a Difference? / Theodore R. Sizer -- The Uses and Misuses of Opportunity-to-Learn Standards / Andrew C. Porter -- Explaining Standards to the Public / Roy Romer -- Holding onto Norms in a Sea of Criteria / Donald M. Stewart -- Standards for Education / Lauren B. Resnick and Katherine J. Nolan -- Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad Test? / Chester E. Finn, Jr. -- The Case for High Stakes and Real Consequences / Albert Shanker -- Sometimes a Cigar is Only a Cigar, and Often a Test is Only a Test / Daniel M. Koretz
Control code
000012022845
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 182 p.
Isbn
9780815773535
Lccn
95079597
Other physical details
ill.
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.b17130992
System control number
  • rmr7276482
  • (OCoLC)33120412

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