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E. D. Hirsch Jr.

E. D. Hirsch Jr. is the founder and chairman of the Core Knowledge Foundation and professor emeritus of education and humanities at the University of Virginia. He is the author, most recently, of The Making of Americans: Democracy and Our Schools. (May 2010)

Dianna Agron, front left, and Cory Monteith, front right, in the television series Glee

How to Save the Schools

The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education

by Diane Ravitch

May 13, 2010 issue

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