Improve accountability and oversight for district and charter schools
Cleveland’s leaders understood that when school choice breaks down in the real world, government and its partners have a role to play to make it work better for families and cities.
Making school choice work requires engaged and mobilized families who can help address the human side of choice and competition in schools.
Teachers tend to rely on their colleagues for advice. That’s understandable, but it means that teachers have little assurance of a product’s effectiveness.
After more than two decades of state supervision, Newark’s public schools are slated to return to local control.
Maybe today’s technology can finally make a progressive teaching approach more doable for teachers and students in more classrooms.
A new report looks at how public education is delivering on the promise of educational opportunity in 50 mid- to large-sized cities in the United States.