"However schools are restarted, they have to be emphasizing student learning. It's not a matter of just how much distance there is between desks or whether everybody has an iPad, we have to really focus on the learning of students," says Eric Hanushek.
The Education Exchange: Student Achievement Growing More Rapidly in Charters Than District Schools, New Study Finds
From 2005 to 2017, biggest gains for African Americans
EdNext Podcast: The Improvement at the Charter Schools Is about Twice that of the Improvement in the District Sectors
Results of a new nationally representative study show trends from 2005 to 2017
The Education Exchange: New Research Links Milwaukee School Vouchers and Reduction in Criminal Activity
"We found about a 53% reduction in drug convictions, an 86% reduction in property damage convictions....It looks like school choice is associated with reductions in crime."
Organized labor's public-sector power survives a Supreme Court decision
"We've got to have a bumper sticker for the school choice movement, and it's got to be, 'save the kid.' Not save the schools; save the kids," the former secretary of state says.
A new survey finds "a cross-cutting cleavage in American society."
Amid a pandemic, a big jump in openness to online learning