On California’s complicated school “dashboard”…and the state’s efforts to redefine quality so fewer schools appear to be struggling. Advertisements
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.
Privileged parents will game any flexibility built into school enrollment systems, DC Edition
Critics of the Secretary of Education should worry more about what she won’t do.
The Bard’s take on our newly toxic politics of education
The Party of Trump is poised to eliminate key civil rights protections for underserved kids.
On what the 2016 presidential election means for U.S. education policy.
Diverse communities aren’t just more economically vibrant…they’re more interesting.
Using Hillary Clinton’s favorite books as a key for understanding her thinking on education.