The Brown Center Report on American Education
  • Author : Paul Diperna
  • Release Date : 01 September 2000
  • Publisher : Brookings Institution Press
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 40
  • ISBN 13 : 0815753012

The Brown Center Report on American Education Book Summary

The Brown Center on Education Policy conducts research on topics in American education, with a special focus on efforts to improve academic achievement in elementary and secondary schools. The center seeks to inform policymakers at all levels of government, to influence the course of future educational research, and to produce a body of work not only valuable to policymakers and scholars, but also parents, teachers, administrators, taxpayers, school board members, and the general public.This annual report card analyzes the state of American education using the latest measures of student learning, uncovers and explains important trends in achievement test scores, and identifies promising and disappointing educational reforms. Unlike similar reports intended solely for government use, the Brown Center annual report card is written for an audience of parents, teachers, and policymakers.

The Brown Center Report on American Education

The Brown Center Report on American Education

Author : Paul Diperna
Publisher : Brookings Institution Press
Genre : Education
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The Brown Center on Education Policy conducts research on topics in American education, with a special focus on efforts to improve academic achievement in elementary and secondary schools. The center seeks to inform policymakers at all levels of government, to influence the course of future educational research, and to produce ...

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