• How Should States Design Their Accountability Systems?

    Education Next talks with Jeb Bush, Heather Hough, and Michael Kirst

  • Rich Insights on Poverty

    A review of “Coming of Age in the Other America,” by Stefanie DeLuca, Susan Clampet-Lundquist, and Kathryn Edin

  • Common Confusion

    Most kids in America aren’t on track for success. Why don’t they and their parents know it?

  • Ed Reform Rollback in New York City

    Mayor de Blasio’s efforts remain a work in progress

  • Ten-year Trends in Public Opinion From the EdNext Poll

    Common Core and vouchers down, but many other reforms still popular

  • The Politics of the Common Core Assessments

    Why states are quitting the PARCC and Smarter Balanced testing consortia

What We’re Watching: Sara Goldrick-Rab on The Daily Show

Sara Goldrick-Rab was a guest on The Daily Show this week to talk about her new book, Paying the Price, about the cost of higher education, our current system of financial aid, and some strategies for cutting costs.

EdNext Podcast: What Will the Election Mean for Charter Schools?

What voters decide on November 8 will matter for education policy in general and school choice especially. Will federal support for charter schools continue? Will charter schooling remain a bipartisan issue? Who will win the battle over lifting the charter cap in Massachusetts?

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