Ken Robinson: What do all high performing [education] systems do, that America does not?

Education in America happens despite the system we’ve built to encourage it. All other countries with successful education systems embrace these 3 philosophies, and prosper.

Teachers’ Conceptions of Assessment (Survey)

Assessment for improvement would be positively received, while making schools and teachers accountable through assessment would find opposition.

Susan Engel on Measuring Learning

What would happen if we changed the implicit goal of education to make happiness, rather than money, the graduation prize?