Joanne Jacobs

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    Joanne Jacobs, a former San Jose Mercury News editorial writer and columnist, writes about K–12 education and community colleges at and


Learning English

Accountability, Common Core, and the college-for-all movement are transforming instruction

WINTER 2016 / VOL. 16, NO. 1

the Education 

A conversation with
 Netflix CEO Reed Hastings

WINTER 2015 / VOL. 15, NO. 1

Beyond the Factory Model

Oakland teachers learn how to blend

FALL 2014 / VOL. 14, NO. 4

Moving the Education Needle

A conversation with Scott Hamilton

SPRING 2014 / VOL. 14, NO. 2

Learning Optimized

A conversation with Diane Tavenner

SUMMER 2013 / VOL. 13, NO. 3

Blog Posts/Multimedia

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