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Friday, December 17, 2010
Alfie Kohn's presentation about "The Deadly Effects of Tougher Standards in Education: Challenging High Stakes Testing and Other Impediments to Learning".
The following link is to a presentation by Alfie Kohn's presentation on tougher standards and competition in our schools and classrooms.
A humorous presentation, but sadly true account of what is happening in our schools and the thinkings of some politicians about how to improve public schools by the use of testing and accountability.
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