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Carey K, Schneider M. Accountability in American higher education. Vol 1st. New York: Palgrave Macmillan; 2010.
Ravitch D. The Death and life of the great American school system : how testing and choice are undermining education. New York, NY: Basic Books; 2010. Abstract

"Diane Ravitch is one of the most important public intellectuals of our time. In this powerful and deftly written book, she takes on the big issues of American education today, fearlessly articulating both the central importance of strong public education and the central elements for strengthening our schools. Anyone who cares about public education should read this book." -- Linda Darling-Hammond, Charles E. Ducommon Professor of Education, Stanford University, and Founding Executive Director, National Commission for Teaching & America's Future

Parrish PA. A wake up call for schools : a new order in public education. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Education; 2010.
Cuban L. Hugging the middle : how teachers teach in an era of testing and accountability. New York: Teachers College, Columbia University; 2009.

"Larry Cuban's How Teachers Taught has been widely acclaimed as a pathbreaking text on the history and evolution of classroom teaching. Now Cuban brings his great experience as a classroom teacher, superintendent, and researcher to this highly anticipated follow-up to his groundbreaking work. Focusing on three diverse school districts (Arlington, Virginia; Denver, Colorado; Oakland, California), Hugging the Middle offers an incisive portrayal of how teachers teach now."