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Can Rich Content Improve Education?

Modern high-stakes testing really kicked into gear with No Child Left Behind, and then got another huge boost with the advent of Common Core. All through that era, teachers pushed back against the¬†fracturing of reading…




Grammar schools benefit rich, says OECD

Grammar schools are likely to benefit wealthy families without raising overall standards, says the OECD’s head of education. Andreas Schleicher said international evidence suggested that selection was not linked to improving schools. He said bright…