Book Reviews

Book cover for The Moment of Lift

Send a Girl To School

A review of "The Moment of Lift" by Melinda Gates
Cover of "The Guarded Gate" by Daniel Okrent

How Professors Helped Slam Shut America’s Door

A review of "The Guarded Gate" by Daniel Okrent

Shuttering Schools in Chicago

"Ghosts in the Schoolyard" by Eve L. Ewing, reviewed by Paul E. Peterson

Shuttering Schools in Chicago

"Ghosts in the Schoolyard" by Eve L. Ewing, reviewed by Marilyn Anderson Rhames

An Economist’s Take on Education

A review of "Information, Incentives, and Education Policy" by Derek A. Neal

Forgetting How to Read

A review of "Reader, Come Home" by Maryanne Wolf

Protecting College Students from Uncomfortable Ideas

A review of "The Coddling of the American Mind" by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt

A Novel Take on K–12 Schooling

A review of Roxanna Elden’s Adequate Yearly Progress

Reflections on the Legacy of Bush-Obama School Reform

Why did initially promising, seemingly popular efforts at federal leadership lose their luster?

Not Just What But Who You Know Matters

An Excerpt from Julia Freeland Fisher's book "Who You Know"

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