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15 must-read books about K-12 education in the US

Confused by the rhetoric? Here are 15 books to help you understand public education in the US today.

- Kristin RawlsMonitor contributor

10. 'The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America,' by Jonathan Kozol

This is bestselling author and former educator Jonathan Kozol’s take on the ongoing problem with racially and economically segregated public schools and how inequalities grew when No Child Left Behind became national policy.


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