Journal of Educational Change

, Volume 12, Issue 1, pp 115–119 | Cite as

Remembering ingenuity creativity and democratic participation in American school reform

Yong Zhao: Catching up or leading the way: American education in the age of globalization, ASCD, Alexandria, VA, 2009, 229 pp, ISBN: 978-1-4166-0873-8
  • Michelle Renée
Book Review


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Annenberg Institute for School ReformBrown UniversityProvidenceUSA

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