Do Teachers Support the Vergara Decision?

Courts have yet to reach a final verdict on teacher tenure and seniority rights, but the court of public opinion has already made a clear determination.

Teacher-Tenure Decision Is NOT an Abuse of Judicial Power

Vergara precedents are multiple, judge's actions restrained

Vergara precedents are multiple, judge’s actions restrained

Despite Success in New York City, It’s Time for Charters to Guard Their Flanks

School districts and teachers unions are fighting charters with renewed energy.

Common Core and the War on Self-Deception

Learning the truth about schools helps the school reform cause

Learning the truth about schools helps the school reform cause

Charter Schools Survive a Biting ‘Rain of Terror’

Charter schools, once little more than glass miniatures, are proving to be the toughest, most enduring of all education reforms.

While K–12 Schools Resist, Digital Learning Disrupts Higher Education

Although digital learning is making definite advances, it has yet to disrupt secondary education.

Middle Class Students Trail Peers Abroad

The America Achieves study reveals in an alternate way an international achievement gap that my colleagues and I have been identifying over the past three years.

Revelations from the TIMSS

Half or more of student achievement gains on NAEP are an illusion

Half or more of student achievement gains on NAEP are an illusion

Are Americans Losing Confidence in Their Teachers?

Poll reveals less trust in teachers, especially among swing voters

Running in Place

Americans are learning more but are not catching up to the rest of the world

Americans are learning more but are not catching up to the rest of the world

Not All Teachers Are Made of Ticky-Tacky, Teaching Just the Same

The true import of the Chetty study

The true import of the Chetty study

The Right Role for the Federal Government

Give parents the information they need to pick their school of choice

Give parents the information they need to pick their school of choice

No Matter How You Ask the Question

School vouchers rebounded in 2011

School vouchers rebounded in 2011

Eighth-Grade Students Learn More Through Direct Instruction

Students learned 3.6 percent of a standard deviation more if the teacher spent 10 percent more time on direct instruction. That’s one to two months of extra learning during the course of the year.

Happy 10th Anniversary, Education Next!

Over the decade, we have witnessed—perhaps contributed to—the advance of school reform.

Wasting Talent

Everyone’s local school needs to do better

Everyone’s local school needs to do better

We Know Our Schools

All school evaluations, like all politics, are local

All school evaluations, like all politics, are local

Competition and Charters Spur Innovation

School markets are creative, not static

School markets are creative, not static

Charter High Schools

Promising results from charters that educate teens

Promising results from charters that educate teens

A Recession for Schools

Not as bad as it sounds

Not as bad as it sounds

Powerful Professors

Research can change the political agenda…if the circumstances are right

Research can change the political agenda…if the circumstances are right

Virtual School Succeeds

But can we be sure about the students?

But can we be sure about the students?

What Is Good for General Motors

For years, our public schools have paid as little attention to personnel costs as General Motors has.

For years, our public schools have paid as little attention to personnel costs as General Motors has.

The Home-Schooling Special

Today's choicest choice

Today's choicest choice

Race to the Top

Business model a guide to replicating quality schools

Business model a guide to replicating quality schools

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The Hoover Institution at Stanford University - Ideas Defining a Free Society

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Thomas Fordham Institute - Advancing Educational Excellence and Education Reform

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