On how to advance equity in early education now.
On actions the Biden administration can take to advance equity in early education while waiting for action from Congress.
On how political mythology is ruining policies effective at reducing child poverty.
TCF report on updating federal policies shaping English learners’ educations…and a 74 Million column summarizing some of its main ideas.
On the importance of maintaining standardized testing, warts and all.
On the many faults of local school boards.
Hechinger Report column: on centering Head Start in the design of universal pre-K. Vox, “Today Explained” podcast episode: on the challenges of building universal pre-K right.
On conservatives’ amoral abdication of leadership on school reopening.
Column in the Education Post with a few more thoughts about school integration and U.S. gentrification. Report at The Century Foundation on ways that schools can focus their pandemic recovery efforts on English learners.
I wrote a review in the Washington Post of Courtney E. Martin’s Learning in Public: Lessons for a Racially Divided America From My Daughter’s School. I co-authored this new Children’s Equity Project report on how Head Start can be incorporated into any push towards universal pre-K in the United States.