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Ira Stoll


Ira Stoll is the managing editor of Education Next.

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Kissinger Warns on Education Wokeness as National Security Threat

Excessive focus on “shortcomings” of history could impair capacity to act internationally, he says

Tax Tenure?

Unionized teachers are pouring money into a campaign to impose a new tax on millionaires in Massachusetts. They might want to be careful.
Biden SEC chairman Gary Gensler

Biden Administration Sues a City Over “Rampant Overspending on Teacher Salaries”

Could the SEC, of all agencies, ride to the school-reform rescue?
Field officer Imisi Olu-Joseph of Bridge International Academies conducting observation at Oba-Ovonramwen Nursery and Primary School in Benin City, Edo State.

“Dramatic Learning Gains” for a Chain of African Private Schools, Study by Nobel Economist Finds

Test score effects in Bridge study “among the largest observed in the international education literature”
Police walk near Robb Elementary School following a shooting, Tuesday, May 24, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas.

What Can Be Done About School Shootings?

Information-sharing is a better approach than target-hardening, researchers say
Photo of Bernie Nussbaum

The Education of Bernie Nussbaum

“Everything I have today I owe…to the New York City public schools.”
Book covers of Red-Handed: How American Elites Get Rich Helping China Win, by Peter Schweizer and America 2nd: How America’s Elites Are Making China Stronger, by Isaac Stone Fish

New Books Allege Chinese Communist Influence Taints American Universities

Are the 300,000 Chinese studying on U.S. campuses a financial lever?

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