Power and the West Virginia teachers’ strike
Learning from the long-term effects of school choice
The children of highly educated parents are capable of more complex speech and have more extensive vocabularies before they even start school.
New retirement options offer teachers portability and shorter vesting periods
Lessons from California can inform expansion efforts nationwide
Researchers from the Urban Institute have released a study looking at how long it takes students to travel from home to school in five different cities where families have a significant amount of educational choice.
As the use of smart speakers like Google Home and Amazon Echo becomes widespread in homes, some wonder whether voice-activated technology technology could prove useful in the classroom. Michael Horn joins Marty West to discuss how this might work and what the challenges might be.