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Implications for School Reform and Research


Practice-Based Inquiry® raises important and interesting implications for improving current policy and practice.

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What follows are a set of selected Catalpa Essays on one or more of these implications:

The Problem - Dilemmas In Education Reform

Using PBI to Improve Student Learning and Reduce Costs

Going Beyond the Numbers Game

A Tool for Effective and Fair Teacher Evaluation

Professional Judgment for American Education: Out of the Closet and onto the Table






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---- James D. Watson , Biologist