What is the best way to measure the performance of our education system? Is standardized testing the answer? We’ll talk this hour with journalist Linda Perlstein who spent a year inside a Maryland elementary school to write her new book “Tested: One American School Struggles to Make the Grade” (Henry Holt and Company, 2007).
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Wednesday, March 12, 2014