[caption id="attachment_25752" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="What's different this time is that reform isn't being driven exclusively by leaders."]What's different this time is that reform isn't being driven exclusively by leaders.[/caption]

Once every generation or so, something big takes place that alters education, and it's usually bad -- or so it must seem to most Americans.

Knowing what I know about reform and disappointment, I nonetheless believe big, good things at last are beginning to happen for this field--and it's been a long time coming.

In 1957, the Soviets launched Sputnik, and that scared everybody around...

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