Paycheck Protection

Court upholds Michigan law

Court upholds Michigan law forbidding public schools from collecting union dues through payroll deductions

High Scores at BASIS Charter Schools

Arizona students outperform Shanghai

Arizona students outperform Shanghai on international exams

The Educational Value of Field Trips

Taking students to an art museum improves critical thinking skills, and more

Taking students to an art museum improves critical thinking skills, and more

Boston and the Charter School Cap

Politics halts growth of top-notch schools

Politics halts growth of top-notch schools

Underachieving in America

Researchers document international gaps, a journalist seeks the cause

Researchers document international gaps, a journalist seeks the cause

Graduations on the Rise

The 2000s saw boost in U.S. students completing high school

The 2000s saw boost in U.S. students completing high school

Expanding College Opportunities

Intervention yields strong returns for low-income high-achievers

Intervention yields strong returns for low-income high-achievers

The 2013 Education Next Survey

Americans React to Common Core and Other Education Policies

Americans React to Common Core and Other Education Policies

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

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

The Quest for Better Educators

Education Next talks with David Chard and James G. Cibulka

Education Next talks with David Chard and James G. Cibulka

Strengthen State Oversight of Teacher Preparation

Forum: The Quest for Better Educators

Forum: The Quest for Better Educators

Training Must Focus on Content and Pedagogy

Forum: The Quest for Better Educators

Forum: The Quest for Better Educators

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Competition with Charters Motivates Districts

New political circumstances, growing popularity

New political circumstances, growing popularity

By Marc J. Holley, Anna J. Egalite, and Martin F. Lueken    Charter Schools and Vouchers, Features, Homepage, Journal, On Top of the News  

Lessons in Cyberspace

Teachers adapt what they find to what their students need

Teachers adapt what they find to what their students need

Digital Roundup

States legislatures scramble to boost, or in some cases block, online learning

States legislatures scramble to boost, or in some cases block, online learning

The Promise of Personalized Learning

Blending the human touch with technological firepower

Blending the human touch with technological firepower

The School Administrator Payoff from Teacher Pensions

The “stewards” of the system benefit the most

The “stewards” of the system benefit the most

By Cory Koedel, Shawn Ni, and Michael Podgursky    Features, Homepage, Journal, On Top of the News, School Spending  

Despite Common Core, States Still Lack Common Standards

Students proficient on state tests but not national

Students proficient on state tests but not national

Cultural Exchange

Learning from those who came after

“The Immigrant Advantage: What We Can Learn from Newcomers to America about Health, Happiness, and Hope” by Claudia Kolker, as reviewed by Nathan Glazer

Limits on Collective Bargaining

Wisconsin succeeds in cutting costs

Wisconsin succeeds in cutting costs

The Quest for Rationalization

How the standards movement became the dominant educational reform

“The Allure of Order” by Jal Mehta, as reviewed by David Steiner

The Courage to Act

Former D.C. chancellor battles on

“Radical: Fighting to Put Students First,” by Michelle Rhee, as reviewed by Mark Bauerlein

More School Dollars!

School finance claims shuffle back to life

School finance claims shuffle back to life

The School Inspector Calls

Low ratings drive improvements for schools in England

Low ratings drive improvements for schools in England

The Transformational Potential of Flipped Classrooms

Different strokes for different folks

If 2012 was the year of MOOCs (massive open online courses) in higher education, then the flipped classroom was the innovation of the year for K–12 schools.

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