On American pluralism, immigration, and school integration. Advertisements
Discussing dual immersion programs, English learners, and my recent article in the Atlantic on ELLevation Education’s Highest Aspirations podcast.
Interviewing Helen Thorpe, author of The Newcomers
On a Hmong language school in Minnesota.
Discussed my recent Atlantic article on gentrifying dual immersion programs with the Fordham Institute’s Education Gadfly podcast.
Thoughts on the 15th anniversary of No Child Left Behind’s passage.
On how states are getting around the country’s new education law
On California’s complicated school “dashboard”…and the state’s efforts to redefine quality so fewer schools appear to be struggling.
Donald Trump, Betsy DeVos, and the Republican Party may support charter schools, but that doesn’t mean that charter school educators are willing and/or able to overlook the full range of their education proposals. If we lower high school graduation standards, we shouldn’t cheer ensuing increases in graduation rates.
Examples of how (a few) states are using newfound education policy flexibility to improve how they serve English learners.