• The Global Achievement Gap

  • Why Even Our Best Schools Don't Teach the New Survival Skills our Children Need - and What We Can Do About it
  • By: Tony Wagner
  • Narrated by: Paul Costanzo
  • Length: 10 hrs and 26 mins
  • 4.3 out of 5 stars (73 ratings)

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The Global Achievement Gap

By: Tony Wagner
Narrated by: Paul Costanzo
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Education expert Tony Wagner situates our school problems in the context of the global knowledge economy and analyzes the skills necessary for our young people to succeed.

©2010 Tony Wagner (P)2011 Tantor

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