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What Is to Be Done (by the U.S. Department of Education)?

As the education blogosphere turns its attention from Secretary Duncan’s Race to the Top fund to his Investing in Innovation fund, economist Eric Hanushek offers his take on what federal education policy can and cannot accomplish.

Opinion Divided: Making Private Milwaukee Schools Public?

Major changes this year to Milwaukee's 20-year old voucher program please some and dismay others.

Burning Out on Burnout Stories

‘Tis the season for teacher burnout stories.

The coming crash in school revenue?

Everyone knows that school spending has been rising at a steady clip for just about forever. But is the Era of Big Spending coming to an end?

Defective College Preparation

The Iowa–based ACT testing agency reported yesterday that only 23% of the 2009 high...

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