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Education 2000: Reforming schools for a new century

Monday, September 04, 2000

As we enter the first school year of the 21st century, the Post-Gazette takes a look at the issues facing educators and students and the experts' predictions on what the next decade holds.

Assessment tests, the stakes are high for testers and testees

Daniel Marsula, Post-Gazette

Pennsylvania's assessment tests growing teeth

Small school preferable, but often impractical

Technology creates virtual schools, giving students more options for learning

Millions must decide if their children can take care of themselves after school

Teachers unhappy tying pay to results

Old buildings testing school district budgets

It's hard to grade charter schools

Trends make education's future a mystery



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