Koret Task Force Members Debate School Reform

Monday, January 29, 2007
 
 
 
STANFORD—School reform was the topic of a debate hosted by the Koret Task Force on K – 12 Education on January 18, 2007. The resolution of “True School Reform Demands More Attention to Curriculum and Instruction than to Markets and Choice” was argued in the affirmative by Hoover senior fellow Diane Ravitch and Hoover distinguished visiting fellow E. D. Hirsch (right) and in the negative by Hoover senior fellow Paul Peterson and Hoover distinguished visiting fellow Caroline M. Hoxby (left). Hoover senior fellow Chester E. Finn Jr. (center) moderated the debate, which he determined ended in a tie.
 
Streaming video of the debate is availabe at FORA.tv.