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The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young." - Henry Ford
Joel Klein, American Schools, a Way Forward
Joel Klein's Book on American Schools Tries to Find a Way Forward: "....Klein’s biggest boosters are the numbers themselves. Earlier this fall, The New York Times published a hammer of an editorial titled “Small Schools Work,” describing an MRDC study that effectively validated one of Klein’s signature approaches. “[P]oor, minority students who attend small specialized schools do better academically than students in a control group who attend traditional high schools,” the editorial said of the study, warning de Blasio away from his reflexive objection to school choice...."