On the state of education politics in the run-up to the 2020 election.
On public education, school choice, and the efficacy of righteous outrage.
On Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the virtues of tests.
On how privileged families’ anxieties shape how they view US schools.
On problems with English learner accountability in the Every Student Succeeds Act.
Of Courtney Mykytyn, integration activist and founder of Los Angeles’ Integrated Schools.
On how Florida’s education plans could undermine the state’s good fortune as a destination for new immigrants.
On the fractured machinery of the American Dream.
On US immigration politics and political polarization.
On “The Opportunity Myth” in US Public Education—and my own K–12 years.