In the Name of Excellence

In the Name of Excellence : Struggle to Reform the Nation's Schools, Why it's Failing and What Should be Done

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The past decade has witnessed the rise of a nationwide movement to reform state schools in the US. Thomas Toch here examines the ideas, people, and policies behind the movement - the most ambitious agenda for educational reform in the nation's history - and the widening gap between its theoretical goals, resources, and achieved results.show more

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  • Hardback | 334 pages
  • 165.1 x 238.76 x 35.56mm | 226.8g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195057619
  • 9780195057614

About Thomas Toch

About the Author Thomas Toch is the Education correspondent for U.S. News and World Report.show more

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