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The Case for Holding Students Accountable

How extrinsic motivation gets kids to work harder and learn more

Rating Teacher-Preparation Programs

Can value-added make useful distinctions?

Higher Ed, Lower Spending

As States Cut Back, Where Has the Money Gone?

Strengthening the Roots of the Charter-School Movement

How the mom-and-pops can help the sector diversify and grow

Unlocking the Science of How Kids Think

A new proposal for reforming teacher education


Trump and the Nation’s Schools

Assessing the administration’s early impact on education

A Strong Start on Advancing Reform

Forum: Trump and the Nation’s Schools

Harmful Policies, Values, and Rhetoric

Forum: Trump and the Nation’s Schools


An Elite Grad-School Degree Goes Online

Can Georgia Tech’s virtual master’s increase access to education?


Parenting in the iPhone Age

A review of The Art of Screen Time by Anya Kamenetz and Be the Parent, Please by Naomi Schaefer Riley

The Politics of Choice When the Public School was Born

A review of Public vs. Private by Robert N. Gross

A Rosy Vision for the Public Schools

A review of “Addicted to Reform” by John Merrow


A Disappointing National Report Card
Judgment Day for Union Agency Fees

High court hears oral argument in Janus v. AFSCME

Press Releases

Ranking teacher-prep programs on value-added is usually futile

New analysis finds program rankings based on graduates’ value-added scores are largely random

Published May 8, 2018 12:01 am | Last Edited:May 8 11:16 am

Where has state funding for public colleges gone?

New analysis points to its displacement by soaring spending on public-welfare, particularly Medicaid

Published May 1, 2018 12:01 am | Last Edited:May 11 3:49 pm

Why the charter movement can’t survive on networks alone

As independent charter schools struggle to grow, expert calls for return to roots

Published April 17, 2018 12:01 am | Last Edited:May 11 3:07 pm

Assessing the Trump administration’s early impact on education

Have the President’s policies helped or harmed U.S. students?

Published April 4, 2018 12:01 am | Last Edited:April 3 10:05 am

Expert in child cognition recommends teacher preparation reforms

“Prepare teachers to be teachers, not scientists”

Published March 27, 2018 12:01 am | Last Edited:May 11 4:06 pm
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SUMMER 2018 / VOL. 18, NO. 3

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