More Than A Test Score

More than a test score

Another great piece from Paul Tough. This time a New York Times magazine article entitled "Who gets to graduate?" Its about what matters most to graduating from college. The answer isn't your ACT or SAT score. Tough is the author…

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An anti-poverty agenda

Paul Tough concludes his must read new book, How Children Succeed, with ideas on how American can far better deal with poverty. He starts with a belief that the best of the urban reform schools across the country (KIPP and…

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Grit trumps academics?

Anyone who is interested in children's health and education should read Paul Tough's new book, How Children Succeed. The main focus of the book is on what matters most to low income, minority urban kids succeeding in college. To answer…

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