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EDUCATION DEBATE RAGES

Knowledge, skills are not mutually exclusive goals

February 20, 2009

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WE WRITE to address the inaccurate assertions made by Kathleen Madigan, a member of the Pioneer Institute's Center for School Reform Advisory Board, who claimed that Joe Williams and I hold opposing positions on education standards, in an op-ed based on an outmoded straw-man debate Madigan constructed between knowledge and skills (" A repackaged education proposal ," Feb. 14). (Full article: 274 words)

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