Marty West and Paul E. Peterson discuss the public’s changing opinion of the Common Core.
Brandon Wright talks with The Wall Street Journal about what schools are doing for academically gifted students, the subject of a book he has written with Chester Finn.
Martin R. West and Paul E. Peterson discuss the findings of the 2015 Education Next poll and compare the results with the findings from this week’s PDK/Gallup Poll.
An immersive, 360-degree panoramic view inside a Success Academy elementary school.
The 74’s Campbell Brown interviewed GOP presidential candidates about education policy in New Hampshire on August 19.
Nola.com tells the story of Sean Talley, an at-risk teenager from New Orleans trying to make it through high school.
To win the contest and get a visit from a major league baseball player, nominate a school that “is hitting it out of the park with higher standards, clear expectations, and classroom support .”
Is there a nationwide teacher shortage? Why are so many districts struggling to fill certain kinds of teaching slots?
A new survey looks at how residents of New Orleans are feeling ten years after Hurricane Katrina.
Nikole Hannah-Jones tells the story of Normandy School District, which accidentally launched a desegregation program.
Chicago Public Television looks at five high schools where students are earning college credit through an early college program.
A new sketch from Comedy Central’s Key & Peele imagines teachers being treated like professional athletes.
Are minority students, particularly African Americans, overrepresented or underrepresented in special ed? Experts discuss a new study.
Mike McShane discusses a recent conference AEI held on the state of education entrepreneurship in K-12 education.
How much screen time is too much if the game is educational? Sarah Tribble of NPR investigates.
A new video from the Data Quality Campaign shows the kinds of data that can be used to help educators and parents support student learning.
Former CNN anchor Campbell Brown has launched an education-focused website called The Seventy Four.
WTTW takes a look at Intrinsic Schools, a Chicago blended-learning charter school
AEI hosted a research conference on the current role of entrepreneurship in improving K-12 Education.
The Foundation for Excellence in Education has launched Why Proficiency Matters, an interactive website that will help parents understand what proficiency means in their state and how it impacts their children.
USA Today’s Greg Toppo answer’s a reader’s question about the origins of the Common Core State Standards.
Eric Hanushek discusses the value of raising students’ cognitive skills and how this is crucial to boosting long-term economic growth