The Answer Sheet: Academic Rigor Isn't Everything

Posted at 04:02 AM ET, 09/06/2013

What’s missing from education policy debate

Reformers and policymakers talk a lot about how to recruit teachers with higher GPAs, higher standards, better standardized tests, big data and much more. What they don't talk about is the importance of teacher-student relationships.

By Valerie Strauss  |  04:02 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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