Challenges for Public Education

Former Assistant Secretary for Education Diane Ravitch spoke on the history of public education. Among the issues she addressed were… read more

Former Assistant Secretary for Education Diane Ravitch spoke on the history of public education. Among the issues she addressed were expanding opportunities for student participation in advanced areas of education, past attempts to reform and improve public education, the challenges posed by technology and school regulation, and the impact of standardized testing programs on learning. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Cynthia Guyer Executive Director Portland (OR) Schools Foundation
  • Diane Ravitch Research Professor New York University->Steinhardt School of Education

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Challenges for Public Education

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Program ID:
195366-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 13, 2006
Last Aired:
Dec 4, 2006

Airing Details

  • Nov 13, 2006 | 1:07pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 13, 2006 | 4:47pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 16, 2006 | 7:02pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 17, 2006 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 22, 2006 | 3:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 04, 2006 | 4:43pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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