"No way to treat a child," says author Naomi Schaefer Riley
Practices like in-school "privilege walks" are "bad for children, bad for the nation," says AEI's Hess
The Education Exchange: Charter School Enrollment Leaps by Nearly a Quarter Million Students, a New Study Finds
"The pandemic has woken people up," says Nina Rees, president of the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
"Parents have had enough," says Fordham's Petrilli
The Education Exchange: Common Core Adoption Hurt Student Performance in Science, Social Studies, a New Study Finds
Standards for math and reading had negative spillover effects on other subjects
The Education Exchange: Philanthropist of the Year Bill Oberndorf Explains State-Based Strategy for Expanding School Choice
Gains among frustrated minority parents: "choice allows them to take their kids where they want them to be."
"That we would teach our children in schools, in elementary schools to focus on their racial differences, I think, is a recipe for disaster," says author Jason Riley.
The Education Exchange: Detroit School Superintendent Nikolai Vitti on How He Changed Three Quarters of the District’s Principals
"The board has to know that they're hiring a reformer," he says. "I think they wanted someone that was not afraid to implement change."
Courts and Law
The Education Exchange: Bishop of Charleston Joins Historically Black Colleges in Legal Challenge to South Carolina Ban on Pandemic Aid to Private Schools
NAACP sides with Pitchfork Ben Tillman: "so opposed to school choice, that they are willing to minimize the history of racism in South Carolina," a lawyer says.
The Education Exchange: “The Only Way We’ll Have Economic Development in Some of the Developing Parts of the World Is To Improve the Schools”
Yidan Prize winner Eric Hanushek on human capital