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Spring 2019 / Vol. 19, No. 2

FEATURES

Protecting Students from Gun Violence

Does “target hardening” do more harm than good?


Adult Education Comes of Age

New approach blends basic academics and job training


Redesigning Denver’s Schools

The rise and fall of superintendent Tom Boasberg


Entree to Freshman Year

Online programs offer low-cost courses for college credit


Turkey’s Fight Against U.S. Charters

An autocrat declares war on high-performing American schools



RESEARCH

Do Smarter Teachers Make Smarter Students?

International evidence on teacher cognitive skills and student performance


The Right Way to Capture College “Opportunity”

Popular Measures Can Paint the Wrong Picture of Low-Income Student Enrollment



FORUM


CHECK THE FACTS


BOOK REVIEWS

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



BRIEFS

The Strikes Keep Coming

Will districts demand reform in exchange for needed raises?


Suing for Desegregation in Minnesota

Will the state’s courts redraw school-district lines?


Online Learning Goes Hollywood

Using video storytelling to motivate learning


Remembering an Education President

George H. W. Bush led by enabling, not mandating, state and local reform


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