Marc Tucker argues that the country is very unlikely to match the performance of the top-performing countries without major changes to its system of education governance.
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October 10, 2012
Marc Tucker argues that there is no evidence that charters, competition, and school choice will produce major improvements in student performance at the scale of a state, province or nation.
September 28, 2012
Marc Tucker argues that school choice and market incentives in education will only serve to make good schools better and bad schools worse.
April 05, 2012
An interview with Barry McGaw, the the Chair of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) and a Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne, on how Australia developed a national curriculum and assessment system.
March 19, 2012
Marc Tucker reports from the Second International Summit on the Teaching Profession in New York City.
March 14, 2012
Marc Tucker explains how governance is a central issue in student performance.
January 19, 2012
Marc Tucker discusses two different approaches to test construction.