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BASIS Tucson North outperformed the average of every country in the world in reading, math, and science

“BASIS Tucson North, a nonselective high school serving an economically modest middle-class student population in Arizona, outperformed the average of every country in the world in reading, math, and science,” the report said. . . . So what’s the secret … Continue reading

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David Brooks on the boy crisis

New York Times columnist David Brooks recently wrote about the “boy crisis.” What if Shakespeare’s Henry V were a rambunctious boy going to an American school today? But the big story here is cultural and moral. If schools want to … Continue reading

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