The Death and Life of the Great American School System, How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education

The Death and Life of the Great American School System, How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education Diane Ravitch, Basic Books, 2010   Review by Graham Mulligan   Two key ideas are presented at the start of this book, the collapse of communism and its corollary, the victory of the free market and “seeing like a state” policymaking, which is really planning for the future based on a theory of