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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.
Price TA, Peterson EA, University N-. The myth and reality of No Child Left Behind : public education and high stakes assessment : a report issued on behalf of National-Louis University, 2008. Lanham, Md.: University Press of America; 2009.

"Price and his colleagues contextualize the contemporary state of American public education, drawing upon its deep historical roots and philosophical underpinnings. This framework enables the reader to understand the turmoil engendered by current policy waves. These essays pose insightful questions about whether we can build on our historical strengths to meet modern-day challenges of the global era." -- Kathleen Sullivan-Brown, associate professor of educational leadership and policy studies, University of Missouri, St. Louis