Feeling the Squeeze
October 4, 2000
This Education Week special report focuses on middle schools.
- School & District Management Schooled in 'Purposeful Fun'Higher test scores and national recognition have met with their share of hoopla at Barren County Middle School. But it is outside the glow of the spotlight that schooling gets really exciting, teachers here say, because on any given day, students can demonstrate with clarity and enthusiasm that they are "getting it."
Made possible by a grant from the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation.