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Cross-posted at Education Week. On June 28, the Fordham Institute published a blog by Checker Finn titled "Schools Are Still Peddling the Self-Esteem Hoax" that sparked an energetic and interesting debate.  I thought I would weigh in. In his piece, Checker takes aim at the 'self-esteem' movement,...

Cross-posted at Education Week Readers of this blog will know that I also write a regular piece for the Center on International Education Benchmarking's monthly newsletter.  After my recent piece on technology in the classroom, my friend Ron Wolk and I carried on a dialogue about...