Equipping U.S. Schools for the Global Fast Lane
By The Editors, Education Week
Quality Counts 2012, the 16th edition of Education Week’s annual examination of issues and challenges facing America’s public schools, takes aim at topics high on the policy agenda, from the White House and Congress down to the level of local school boards and chambers of commerce: the nation’s international standing in education, and lessons to be drawn from high-performing countries.
American educators take the measure of school systems in other nations and comb the data for clues to what will improve student achievement closer to home
Read the Report: http://www.edweek.org/ew/toc/2012/01/12/index.html