Failing Our Brightest Kids: The Global Challenge of Educating High-Ability Students
Chester E. Finn, Jr. and Brandon L. Wright
In this provactive volume, Chester E. Finn, Jr., and Brandon L. Wright argue that, for decades, the United States has done too little to focus on educating students to achieve at high levels. This candid and engaging book takes a topic that is largely discussed behind closed doors and puts it squarely on the table for public debate.
The Enduring Legacy of Rodriguez: Creating New Pathways to Equal Educational Opportunity
Edited by Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. and Kimberly Jenkins Robinson
Foreword by James E. Ryan
In this ambitious volume, leading legal and educational scholars examine San Antonio Independent School District v. Rodriguez (1973), the landmark US Supreme Court decision that held that the Constitution does not guarantee equality of educational opportunity.