High-Stakes Testing and the Decline of Teaching and Learning: The Real Crisis in Education available in Hardcover
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- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
About the Author:
David Hursh is associate professor of teaching and curriculum in the Warner Graduate School of Education at the University of Rochester
About the Author
David Hursh is associate professor of Teaching and Curriculum in the Warner Graduate School of Education at the University of Rochester.
Table of Contents
Situating the Personal in the Political 1
Demystifying Education: Theorizing Practice and Practicing Theory 13
Years of Struggle and Hope 35
Conflicting Visions of Schooling and Teaching: The Historical and Political Context 49
The Rise of High-Stakes Testing at the State and Federal Levels: New York, Texas, and No Child Left Behind 71
Renaissance 2010: The Reassertion of Ruling-Class Power through Neoliberal Policies in Chicago David Hursh Pauline Lipman 97
Imagining the Future: Alternatives to Neoliberalism and High-Stakes Testing 121
About the Author 175