Top 10 Education Next Blog Entries of 2014

A list of lists

A list of lists

The Top Education Next Articles of 2014

Just the facts, please!

Just the facts, please!

Was Moynihan Right?

What happens to the children of unmarried mothers

What happens to the children of unmarried mothers

Moynihan and the Single-Parent Family

The 1965 report and its backlash

The 1965 report and its backlash

Education Books Make Great Gifts

Our guide to the education policy books of 2014.

Our guide to the education policy books of 2014.

Does Better Observation Make Better Teachers?

New evidence from a 
teacher evaluation pilot in Chicago

New evidence from a 
teacher evaluation pilot in Chicago

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

Fixing Detroit’s 
Broken School System

Improve accountability 
and oversight for district and charter schools

Improve accountability 
and oversight for district and charter schools

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

Getting 
Classroom 
Observations 
Right

Lessons on how from four pioneering districts

Lessons on how from four pioneering districts

Teachers Unions and the Common Core

Standards inspire collaboration and dissent

Standards inspire collaboration and dissent

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

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

Inside Successful District-Charter Compacts

Teachers and administrators collaborate to share best practices

Teachers and administrators collaborate to share best practices

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

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Harvard Kennedy School Program on Educational Policy and Governance

Thomas Fordham Institute - Advancing Educational Excellence and Education Reform

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

Harvard Kennedy School Program on Educational Policy and Governance

Thomas Fordham Institute - Advancing Educational Excellence and Education Reform

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