Amanda Ripley followed three American high school students as they studied abroad for a year. She chronicled what happened when they were exposed to higher standards, better teaching, and more motivated students.
Amanda Ripley, a contributor to The Atlantic, looks into how Teach for America has drawn on two decades of observation and research to determine what makes a great teacher. Her article "What Makes a Great Teacher?" appears in the January/February issue of The Atlantic. Call in ...
Ever wonder whether you would survive a disaster? Amanda Ripley discusses how science and real-life stories can help you answer that question. Also, Lee Child’s latest Jack Reacher thriller. And Guillaume Canet on adapting Harlan Coben’s novel for the silver screen. Plus, an epidemiologist who believes that the billions spent ...
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