Does Better Observation Make Better Teachers?

New evidence from a 
teacher evaluation pilot in Chicago

New evidence from a 
teacher evaluation pilot in Chicago

Moving Toward a Teaching Profession

A review of The Teacher Wars by Dana Goldstein

A review of The Teacher Wars by Dana Goldstein

Fixing Detroit’s 
Broken School System

Improve accountability 
and oversight for district and charter schools

Improve accountability 
and oversight for district and charter schools

Jeb Bush Speaks Out

Talking education policy with Florida’s former governor

Talking education policy with Florida’s former governor

Teachers Unions and the Common Core

Standards inspire collaboration and dissent

Standards inspire collaboration and dissent

Inside Successful District-Charter Compacts

Teachers and administrators collaborate to share best practices

Teachers and administrators collaborate to share best practices

Learning from Live Theater

Students realize gains in knowledge, tolerance, and more

Students realize gains in knowledge, tolerance, and more

What Effective Schools Do

Stretching the cognitive limits on achievement

Stretching the cognitive limits on achievement

Teachers Unions and the War Within

Making sense of the conflict

Making sense of the conflict

Rethinking the 
High School Diploma

Education Next talks with 
Chester E. Finn, Jr., Richard D. Kahlenberg and Sandy Kress

Education Next talks with 
Chester E. Finn, Jr., Richard D. Kahlenberg and Sandy Kress

Does Student Attrition Explain KIPP’s Success?

Evidence on which students leave KIPP middle schools and who replaces them

Evidence on which students leave KIPP middle schools and who replaces them

Disrupting 
the Education 
Monopoly

A conversation with
 Reed Hastings

A conversation with
 Netflix CEO Reed Hastings

The Philadelphia School District’s Ongoing Financial Crisis

Why the district has a money problem

Why the district has a money problem

Collective Panic

Court decision terrifies unions

Court decision terrifies unions

Getting 
Classroom 
Observations 
Right

Lessons on how from four pioneering districts

Lessons on how from four pioneering districts

No Common Opinion on the Common Core

Also teacher grades, school choices, and other findings from the 2014 EdNext poll

Also teacher grades, school choices, and other findings from the 2014 EdNext poll. Full results also available at education next.org/edfacts

Cracking the Code of Effective Teaching

If proof is missing, then it is only a theory

A review of Elizabeth Green’s “Building a Better Teacher”

Beyond the Factory Model

Oakland teachers learn how to blend

Oakland teachers learn how to blend

Civil Rights Enforcement Gone Haywire

The federal government’s new school-discipline policy

The federal government’s new school-discipline policy

U.S. Students from Educated Families Lag in International Tests

It’s not just about kids in poor neighborhoods

It’s not just about kids in poor neighborhoods

Credit Recovery Hits the Mainstream

Accountability lags for online options

Accountability lags for online options

Early Retirement Payoff

Incentive programs for veteran teachers may boost student achievement

Incentive programs for veteran teachers may boost student achievement

The Texas Ten Percent Plan’s Impact on College Enrollment

Students go to public universities instead of private ones

Students go to public universities instead of private ones

College Prep for All?

Education Next talks with Cynthia G. Brown and Robert Schwartz

Education Next talks with Cynthia G. Brown and Robert Schwartz

Teacher of the Year to Union President

Lily Eskelsen García is poised to take over at the NEA

Lily Eskelsen García is poised to take over at the NEA

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