On the state of education politics in the run-up to the 2020 election.
On Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the virtues of tests.
Of Emily Krone Phillips’ Make-Or-Break Year.
On the ugly consequences of framing immigration (and citizenship) in terms of merit.
On how to set up a school schedule that works better for US families.
On private schools abandoning one of the basic pieces of American meritocracy.
On family separation, indefinite detention, and the United States’ unwillingness to prioritize the well-being of children (whether or not they’re immigrants).
On efforts to welcome immigrants and refugees in Georgia.
On an immigrant-led school in Georgia getting great results for immigrant kids.
On how US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ embrace of charter schools is—paradoxically—harming these schools.