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Manufactured Crisis : Myths, Fraud, and the Attack on America's Public Schools (95 Edition)by David C. Berliner
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The Manufactured Crisis debunks the myths that test scores in Americas schools are falling, that illiteracy is rising, and that better funding has no benefit. It shares the good news about public education. Disputing conventional wisdom, this book ignited debate in Newsweek, The New York Times, and the entire teaching profession. Winner of the American Educational Research Association book award, The Manufactured Crisis is the best source of facts and analysis for people who care about whats really happening in our schools.
Debunking the myths that test scores in America's schools are falling, that illiteracy is rising, and that better funding has no benefit, this book maintains the reverse.
"The Manufactured Crisis debunks the myths that test scores in Americas schools are falling, that illiteracy is rising, and that better funding has no benefit. It shares the good news about public ed"
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-391) and indexes.
About the Author
David C. Berliner, Ph.D., is Regents Professor in the College of Education at Arizona State University, and past recipient of the Friends of Education Award from the National Education Association.
Bruce J. Biddle, Ph.D., is editor of the journal Social Psychology of Education, and serves as professor of both Psychology and Sociology at the University of Missouri.
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