An American Perspective on Chinese Schooling

Michelle Rhee talks with Lenora Chu about her new book, Little Soldiers

A Gloomy Perspective on High-Stakes Testing

A review of “The Testing Charade” by Daniel Koretz

(Re)Searching for a School

How Choice Drives Parents to Become More Informed

Partisanship and Higher Education: Where Republicans and Democrats Agree

In our most recent public-opinion survey, we find sharp differences between Democrats and Republicans about the value of a bachelor’s degree (as distinct from a two-year associate’s degree).

The Power of Teacher Expectations

How racial bias hinders student attainment

Q&A: Hanna Skandera

New Mexico’s former state chief talks ed reform

Should We Limit “Screen Time” in School?

Debating the wisest use of technology in the classroom

Putting Dialogue over Devices Shapes Mind and Character

As we sober up from the tech-infused party of the past 20 years, we should think about what should come first in our schools: shaping not just our students’ ability to persevere and solve difficult problems but also their character—their empathic connection with others, their capacity to see our shared humanity, and their ability to problem solve with others for a common good.

The Problem Is Wasted Time, not Screen Time

The emerging generation of educational technology has the power to accelerate learning productivity in ways we can scarcely imagine. If we can ensure that students are connected to it through the help of teachers, a natural balance between online and offline experiences will develop.

Success Story

A review of “The Education of Eva Moskowitz: A Memoir”

Big Data Transforms Education Research

Can machine learning unlock the keys to great teaching?

A Rosy Vision for the Public Schools

A review of “Addicted to Reform” by John Merrow

K-12 Accreditation’s Next Move

A storied guarantee looks to accountability 2.0

Narrow Opening for School Choice

But Blaine Amendments stand, for now

How to Avoid Getting Ripped Off by Ed-Tech Vendors

Ten tips for school districts from an industry insider

Rethinking Federal Regulation of Sexual Harassment

The need for deliberation, not demagoguery, in the Age of Trump

Personalized Learning 1.0

In 2002, years before the current fervor over personalized learning, the state of Florida embraced a primitive form of the concept with its test-based promotion policy.

Should Professors Ban Laptops?

How classroom computer use affects student learning

The 2017 EdNext Poll on School Reform

Public thinking on school choice, Common Core, higher ed, and more

Taking a Chance, Finding a New Path

An entrepreneur discovers his calling in education

A Lasting Impact

High-stakes teacher evaluations drive student success in Washington, D.C

Louisiana Threads the Needle on Ed Reform

Launching a coherent curriculum in a local-control state

The Open Access Dilemma

How can community colleges better serve underprepared students?

Paying More for Less

A review of “Lower Ed” by Tressie McMillan Cottom

Competency-Based Education, Put to the Test

An inside look at learning and assessment at Western Governors University

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