The Dodgers Start Their Playoff Run
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The anti-education reformer Diane Ravitch tells us what she thinks is wrong with standardized student testing to measure teacher performance. Also, the Braves beat the Dodgers in 3 of 5 games during the regular season—but, all bets are off for a team that came from last place to win 50 of 63 games in July and August. And, 40 years of the Roxy on Sunset Boulevard.
First up for the Dodgers, the Atlanta Braves ()
The team with the highest payroll in baseball started off with a thud, and wallowed in last place in the National League’s Western Division ‘til late in June. Then, something happened. And tonight, they’re playing their first game of the playoffs in Atlanta.
Using Standardized Student Testing to Measure Teacher Performance ()
The anti-education reformer Diane Ravitch tells us what she thinks is wrong with standardized student testing to measure teacher performance.
The Roxy Turns 40 ()
Clubs along LA's Sunset Strip have been launching new groups for decades, but it's not easy to stay alive in the constantly changing business of music. One venue that's kept the doors open for 40 years is the Roxy.
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