Education Radio:Diane Ravitch: No Child Left Behind & Race to the Top 
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Education Radio  Diane Ravitch: No Child Left Behind & Race to the Top   
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Education Radio  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
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Diane Ravitch is a former neoliberal education reform advocate and Bush I Assistant Secretary of Education who has since made a remarkable about face to become a leading critic of NCLB and RTTT. She is now an aggressive advocate for public education to be the primary engine for democratic citizenship.

Diane Ravitch is a Research Professor of Education at New York University and a historian of education.

From 1991 to 1993, she was Assistant Secretary of Education and Counselor to Secretary of Education Lamar Alexander in the administration of President George H.W. Bush. She was responsible for the Office of Educational Research and Improvement in the U.S. Department of Education. As Assistant Secretary, she led the federal effort to promote the creation of voluntary state and national academic standards.

From 1997 to 2004, she was a member of the National Assessment Governing Board, which oversees the National Assessment of Educational Progress, the federal testing program. 
Diane Ravitch 
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  Education Radio Collective:
Paul Dunphy
Chris Herland
Barbara Madeloni
Deborah Polin
Joel Saxe
Tim Scott
Tim Sutton
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View Script    08-30-2011  English 
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