public school http://wlrn.org en Inside America’s Most Selective Public High Schools http://wlrn.org/post/inside-america-s-most-selective-public-high-schools <p></p><p>08/21/13- Wednesday's&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><strong>Topical Currents</strong></a> looks at our nation’s most esteemed and selective public high schools.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Florida has six so-called “exam schools” . . . and two are in Miami-Dade County. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“Exam Schools” prepare America’s best and brightest for college and beyond.&nbsp; We’ll visit with education expert <strong><a href="http://www.edexcellence.net/about-us/fordham-staff/chester-e-finn-jr.html">Chester Finn</a></strong>, co-author of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><a href="http://amzn.to/17HVvvW">EXAM SCHOOLS:&nbsp; Inside America’s Most Selective Public High Schools</a></strong>.&nbsp;</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Don’t miss </span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Topical Currents</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents">&nbsp;</a>Wednesday at 1pm.</span></p><p><iframe frameborder="0" height="300" src="http://embed.scribblelive.com/Embed/v5.aspx?Id=177747&amp;ThemeId=10236" style="border: 1px solid #000" width="400"></iframe></p><p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 19322 at http://wlrn.org Inside America’s Most Selective Public High Schools