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In the stormy seas of school reform, this journal will steer a steady course, presenting the facts as best they can be determined, giving voice (without fear or favor) to worthy research, sound ideas, and responsible arguments. Bold change is needed in American K–12 education, but Education Next partakes of no program, campaign, or ideology. It goes where the evidence points.

Published Articles & Media


What We’re Watching: A Way Forward for School Reform

A Conversation with Frederick M. Hess and Former Education Secretary Arne Duncan
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The Education Exchange: The College Power of KIPP Charter Schools

Major new study shows attendance at both KIPP middle and high schools get more students to and through college
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The Education Exchange: Ohio Students on the Rebound

State data from spring 2023 show sizeable post-pandemic recovery in ELA, modest gains in math
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The Education Exchange: It Takes Two, Baby

“A Preponderance of Evidence”: Two-Parent Households are Better for Everyone
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The Education Exchange: Online? Brick-and-mortar? Why not a school with both?

Idaho’s Gem Innovation Schools launches Learning Societies as a bridge between modalities
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The Education Exchange: A Catholic School Boom in Florida

Tax-credit scholarships boosting parochial enrollment in the Sunshine State amidst declines nationwide
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2023 Is the Year of Universal Choice in Education Savings Accounts

“We better get doing our job of implementing well,” says EdChoice’s Enlow
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The Education Exchange: Why Students Should Work

Summer employment improves high school graduation rates, career readiness
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Biden Names Scholar and Education Next Contributor to Council of Economic Advisers

C. Kirabo Jackson’s research on the impact of K–12 spending leads to White House post

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