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A Golden Opportunity Amid the Fire and Fury Over Exam Schools

One solution asks schools to overthrow the whole-classroom approach that has dominated American schooling for more than a century.

A student at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology at  Fairfax County, Virginia, in 2017. AP/Manuel Balce Ceneta

A student at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology at Fairfax County, Virginia, in 2017. AP/Manuel Balce Ceneta

MICHAEL HORN

Thursday, April 28, 2022

05:17:48 pm

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MICHAEL HORN

Mr. Horn strives to create a world in which all individuals can build their passions and fulfill their potential through his writing, speaking, and work with a portfolio of education organizations, including the Clayton Christensen Institute, a non-profit think tank he cofounded. He is the author of many books, including the forthcoming From Reopen to Reinvent, the award-winning Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns, Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools, Choosing College: How to Make Better Learning Decisions Throughout Your Life, and Goodnight Box, a children’s story.

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