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Susan Ohanian

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Susan Ohanian

Susan Ohanian, a longtime teacher, is a fellow at the Education
Policy Research Unit at Arizona State University and at the Vermont
Society for the Study of Education. She is the author of One Size Fits Few: The Folly of Educational Standards (Heinemann).


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If "no child left behind" meant what it said, it would offer help, not

Just because the ed whiz-biz politicians and the education bureaucrats have announced the end of "social promotion" doesn't mean that it ever existed--not for the past thirty years, anyway.

Wielding high-stakes tests, a noisy alliance of politicians, corporate CEOs and media pundits seems intent on standardizing education, proclaiming that every kid in America should march in lockst