Ted Sizer on Essential Qualities of Good Schools

March 10, 2014 § Leave a comment

Inspiration, hunger: these are the qualities that drive good schools. The best we educational planners can do is to create the most likely conditions for them to flourish, and then get out of their way (221).

– Ted Sizer, Horace’s Compromise: The Dilemma of the American High School. 1984.

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