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EDUCATION MYTHS
What Special-Interest Groups Want YOU to BELIEVE About our SCHOOLS– AND WHY IT ISN'T SO

ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD PUBLISHERS, INC., 2005
By Jay P.Greene
Foreword by James Q. Wilson

ARTICLES

Benefits of educational options clear, By Jay P. Greene, The Arizona Republic, 12-15-05

A "Comprehensive" Problem, By Jay P. Greene, Education Next, Winter 2006

Ever-larger spending won't improve our schools, By Jay P. Greene, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, 10-23-05

Five Myths...crying out for debunking, By Jay P. Greene & Marcus A. Winters, National Review, 10-24-05

Another option, By Jay P. Greene & Marcus A. Winters, The Baltimore Sun, 10-03-05

The Teacher-Pay Myth, By Jay P. Greene & Marcus A. Winters, New York Post, 09-22-05

Education Myths: Why so many?, By Jay P. Greene & Marcus A. Winters, National Review Online, 09-07-05

 


EDUCATION MYTHS


"With this clearly and powerfully written book, reformers everywhere will have the evidence and arguments they need to push aside the myths standing in front of the schoolhouse door."
- FLORIDA GOVERNOR JEB BUSH


"This timely, plain-spoken, myth-demolishing book unmasks the self-interest, naivete and well-intended gullibility that leads Americans to embrace eighteen seductive assumptions about education that turn out to be false—and that block the promising reforms that our schools and children urgently need."
- CHESTER E. FINN JR., president, Thomas B. Fordham Foundation


       
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