Pappano's new book, Inside School Turnarounds, is an on-the-ground journalistic take on the developing story that is urban school turnaround. The book delves into the in-the-moment challenges principals, teachers, students, parents and policymakers grapple with as they get serious about fixing our worst performing schools. Read an excerpt in the September/October 2010 issue of the Harvard Education Letter.
By Laura Pappano
Harvard Education Press, 2010