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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Karl Weber; Karl 1953- Weber; Participant Media.
|Notes:||Union College notes:
"A participant media guide."
|Description:||vi, 279 p. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Prologue: The problem. A nation still at risk --
pt. 1: The film. Introduction: waiting for "Superman"-the story behind the movie --
Voices from waiting for "Superman" --
The making of waiting for "Superman" / Davis Guggenheim --
The road to super Tuesday / Lesley Chilcott --
pt. 2: Francisco. Introduction: Francisco's story --
How school kill neighborhoods-and can help save them / Bill Strickland --
The difference is great teachers / Eric Hanushek --
g pt. 3: Emily. Introduction: Emily's story --
Calling all citizens / Eric Schwarz --
pt. 4: Anthony. Introduction: Anthony's story --
Putting kids first / Michelle Rhee --
Five foundations for student success / Randi Weingarten --
pt. 5: Bianca. Introduction: Bianca's story --
What really makes a super school? / Jay Mathews --
pt. 6: Daisy. Introduction: Daisy's story --
Bringing change to scale: the next big reform challenge / Geoffrey Canada --
Educating America's young people for the global economy / Melinda Gates --
pt. 7: What you can do. How you can make a difference / The Alliance for Excellent Education --
Web sites and organizations devoted to children, schools, and education reform --
Mom Congress lesson plan for change editors of Parenting magazine.
|Series Title:||Participant Media guide.|
|Other Titles:||Participant media guide|
|Responsibility:||edited by Karl Weber.|
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Inspired by the Sundance award-winning documentary, leading educational reformers explore how to fix our broken public school system
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