Member Since 2009

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

May 2009 Rally for DC Voucher Program

Photos: Images from the May 2009 rally for the DC Voucher Program held in Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC.

Courts and School Spending

Podcast: Michael Rebell talks with Education Next about the role courts can play in ensuring educational adequacy

Will Horne v. Flores Affect School Finance Litigation?

Video: Eric Hanushek talks with Education Next about the recent Supreme Court decision on school spending in Arizona, and considers the ruling’s impact on state school finance litigation.

When Schools Compete

Does school choice push public schools to improve?

Readers Respond

Debating Massachusetts; scaling up KIPP; practice-based teacher training; alternative certification; for-profits in Philadelphia; selling success; teacher co-ops

Summer 2009 Book Alert

The Beautiful Tree; The Street Stops Here; Reforming Boston Schools, 1930-2006; The Leader in Me; Changing the Odds for Children at Risk

Schoolhouses, Courthouses, and Statehouses

Video: Hoover Institution senior fellows and members of Hoovers Task Force on K12 Education Terry Moe and Eric Hanushek discuss Hanushek's new book Schoolhouses, Courthouses, and Statehouses.

Book Alert

The Beautiful Tree: A Personal Journey into How the World's Poorest People Are Educating Themselves; The Street Stops Here: A Year at a Catholic High School in Harlem; Reforming Boston Schools, 1930-2006: Overcoming Corruption and Racial Segregation; Changing the Odds for Children at Risk: Seven Essential Principles of Educational Programs That Break the Cycle of Poverty

Rhetoric and Reality in the Education Stimulus Bill

Video: Interview with Paul E. Peterson on the education portion of the Stimulus Bill

Readers Respond

Choice international; IES; Milwaukee finance; home schooling; alternative certification; union watch

Learn More About Our Authors

Member Since 2009
Member Since 2009
Member Since 2009
Member Since 2011
Member Since 2014
Member Since 2016
Learn More


Notify Me When Education Next Posts a Big Story