National Board Certified Teacher Brian Crosby has written a book called "Smart Kids, Bad Schools: 38 Ways to Save America's Future." The Los Angeles high-school English teacher offers suggestions for how to best reform the country's school system -- written from experience he has gained through 20-plus years in education. In the book, Crosby makes a case for a longer school day and school year, a ban on homework, rewards for the best teachers and other reforms.

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