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Exam Schools from the Inside: Boston Latin Says Goodbye to Miss “D”

“If we wait for the moment when everything, absolutely everything is ready, we shall never begin.” – Ivan Turgenev — Great Minds Quotes (@GreatestQuotes) November 20, 2012 Racially diverse, subject to collective bargaining, fulfilling a need By Chester E. Finn, … Continue reading

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Univ. of Chile Researchers’ Surprising Conclusion: Success of Chile’s “Schools of Excellence” due to selection

Study concludes that success of schools of excellence are due to selection Researchers at the University of Chile analyzed the academic trajectory of 28,000 students. by Elizabeth Simonsen Source: La Tercera Over three thousand (3000) students applied last year for … Continue reading

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LONG-TERM IMPACTS OF TEACHERS: The Chilean Perspective

The recent study which showed the long term effects of having a great teacher was very interesting, not only for teachers but also for those responsible for education policy, all around the world. It is a study that you ignore … Continue reading

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Why Education in Finland Works

AFT President Randi Weingarten visits schools in Finland to learn how they have ascended to the top in student achievement.

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