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Recommended Reading

It’s Not a Matter of Time:
Highlights from the 2011 Competency-Based Learning Summit http://www.inacol.org/research/docs/iNACOL_Its_Not_A_Matter_of_Time_full_report.pdf
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The Same Thing Over and Over:
How School Reformers Get Stuck In Yesterday’s Ideas.
By Frederick M. Hess
Click to read on Google Books
  the same thing over and over
     
Wasting Minds
By Ronald A. Wolk
Click to read on Google Books
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The Global Achievement Gap:
Why even our best schools don’t teach the new survival skills our children need–and what we can do about it
by Tony Wagner
http://books.google.com/books/about/The_global_achievement_gap.html?id=V8NmJXDQMBMC
  the global achievement gap
     
A Whole New Mind
by Daniel Pink
http://www.amazon.com/Whole-New-Mind-Information-Conceptual/dp/1573223085
  a whole new mind
     
The World is Flat
Thomas L. Friedman http://books.google.com/ebooks?id=oSsIfoDQHhgC&dq=The%20World%20is%20Flat&as_brr=5&source=webstore_bookcard
  the world is flat