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9/22/14 | Wall Street Journal
In an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, Paul Peterson looks at why it is so popular for politicians to call for more spending on schools. Using data from the 2014 Ed Next survey, he shows that Americans want more spending on schools ... until they learn how much is already spent.
5/27/14 | New York Times
In some states, interest groups on the right and on the left are coming together to fight against the Common Core and other education policy changes. Mike Petrilli wrote earlier this month about some things both sides get wrong about the Common Core.
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