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Teaching teachers to teach

A new book uncovers what makes great teachers tick, and shows how others can learn the craft

Breaking the endless education reform cycle

In "The Teacher Wars," Dana Goldstein says many of the battles teachers fight today are nothing new

Breaking the mold: Toward a paradigm shift in education

Authors Charles Reigeluth and Jennifer Karnopp believe education will look much different in the future.

Ending the one-sided conversation

A new book shows how fear and bad data are used to influence education policy

Looking for reform in all the wrong places

A lesson in applying quality standards to education reform

The SAT and social equity

Revamp or not, the SAT has little value in evaluating students for college, professor says.

Testing the limits of testing

M. Night Shyamalan seeks secret to closing achievement gap

How an ‘outsider’ looked at the big picture in education to see what others don’t

De-corporatizing education

A new organization hopes to give a voice to the community

New registry should help educators find online resources

Richard Culatta, of U.S. Office of Educational Technology, describes how schools can vet information

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