A Day at the Khan Lab School

Inquiry and self-direction guide student learning

Inquiry and self-direction guide student learning

Wisconsin High Schools Learn from New PISA Test

International comparison drives efforts to improve

International comparison drives efforts to improve

Tracking Is a District Problem

Schools of choice are actually less likely to use ability tracking

A review of “On the Same Track” by Carol Corbett Burris

Taking On the Opportunity Gap

Solutions must target home and school

A review of “Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis” by Robert D. Putnam

Boosting Educational Attainment and Adult Earnings

Does school spending matter after all?

Does school spending matter after all?

CREDO Reveals Successful Charters’ Secret Sauce

What are the general lessons to be learned from the many case studies of successful chartering?

The Origins of the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program

Excerpts from No Struggle, No Progress: A Warrior’s Life from Black Power to Education 
Reform

Excerpts from No Struggle, No Progress: A Warrior’s Life from Black Power to Education 
Reform

What Explains Success at Success Academy?

Charter network focuses on what is being taught, and how

Charter network focuses on what is being taught, and how

What Twitter Says about the Education Policy Debate

And how scholars might use it as a research tool

And how scholars might use it as a research tool

Breaking the Mold

A radical proposal to decentralize school governance

A review of A Democratic Constitution for Public Education, by Paul T. Hill and Ashley E. Jochim

States Raise Proficiency Standards in Math and Reading

Commitments to Common Core may be driving the proficiency bar upward

Commitments to Common Core may be driving the proficiency bar upward

More Middle-Class Families Choose Charters

A political game changer for public school choice?

A political game changer for public school choice?

The Rise of AltSchool and Other Micro-schools

Combinations of private, blended, and at-home schooling meet needs of individual students

Combinations of private, blended, and at-home schooling meet needs of individual students

Boot Camps for Charter Boards

Finding and training civic-minded leaders

Finding and training civic-minded leaders

School Reform for Rural America

Innovate with charters, expand career and technical education

Innovate with charters, expand career and technical education

In Defense of Snow Days

Students who stay home when school is in session are a much larger problem

Students who stay home when school is in session are a much larger problem

We’re All Art Teachers

Don’t try to quantify its worth

Don’t try to quantify its worth

Nathan Glazer on Revisiting the Moynihan Report

Fifty years ago the U.S. Department of Labor issued a report that identified a surprising rate of growth in the percentage of African American children born into single-parent families.

How Many Charter Schools is Just Right?

Education Next talks with Scott Pearson, John H. "Skip" McKoy, and Neerav Kingsland

Education Next talks with Scott Pearson, John H. “Skip” McKoy, and Neerav Kingsland

The New Orleans Case for All-Charter School Districts

Across the country, children in urban districts are being denied rich, rigorous educational opportunities.

D.C. Students Benefit from Mix of Charter and Traditional Schools

Charter schools are revolutionizing public schooling in Washington, D.C. In just 18 years, charter schools have grown from an initial 5 to 112 schools today, managed by 61 nonprofit organizations.

Was Moynihan Right?

What happens to children of unmarried mothers

What happens to children of unmarried mothers

One-Parent Students Leave School Earlier

Education attainment gap widens

Education attainment gap widens

Fool’s Gold

Office of Civil Rights takes on school finance

Office of Civil Rights takes on school finance

How Can Schools Address America’s Marriage Crisis?

Prepare young people for rewarding careers

Prepare young people for rewarding careers

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