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About the Author
Deborah Meier, author of the acclaimed books The Power of Their Ideas and In Schools We Trust, has spent more than five decades working in public education. In 1987, she received a MacArthur award for her work in public education.
Lorna Raver is an in-demand narrator with a background in film and stage acting. This is her first time narrating for Dreamscape!
Emily Woo Zeller is an Earphones award-winning audiobook narrator. After beginning her voiceover career with Asian animation, she returned to the United States and began narrating a broad spectrum of audiobook genres. Her multilingual, multicultural framework brings a particularly unique, clear-eyed, and intimate perspective to the Asian American narratives she specializes in.
Table of ContentsPREFACE
Emily Gasoi and Deborah Meier
1 The Problem and Promise of Public Education: What’s Worth Fighting For?
2 Falling for Democracy: A Young Teacher’s Education
3 Falling for Public Education: A Hot House for Democracy
4 Reinvigorating the Commonweal: The Mission Hill School Example
5 The False Promise of High-Stakes Accountability: A Century of Misused Methods
6 Moving Beyond Tests: Authentic Accountability in Practice
7 What Happens to Democratic Education Deferred?
The Rise of the Free Enterprise Society
CONCLUSION: Our Once and Future Schools
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