Discussed my recent Atlantic article on gentrifying dual immersion programs with the Fordham Institute’s Education Gadfly podcast. Advertisements
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.
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.