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Why Miami-Dade schools won prestigious Broad Prize for urban districts

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Miami-Dade County Public Schools has been steadily chipping away at the achievement gap. After being a finalist four other times, the district won the Broad Prize for Urban Education on Tuesday.

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Is poverty destiny? Ideology vs. evidence in school reform

Is poverty destiny? Ideology vs. evidence in school reform | Great Books | Scoop.it
The answer to this question — “Is poverty destiny?” — is central to which education reform agenda the United States should embrace.
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The changing blame game in U.S. education

"Within a few decades, a 180-degree shift in responsibility for chronic academic failure has occurred. Neither extreme, however, squares with the facts. Responsibility rests with both community and district, both school and family, both teachers and students."

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