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Fall 2016 / Vol. 16, No. 4

FEATURES

Continuing Change in Newark

To protect reform, Chris Cerf builds collaborative relationships


The Politics of the Common Core Assessments

Why states are quitting the PARCC and Smarter Balanced testing consortia


Ed Reform Battle in Los Angeles

Conflict escalates as charter schools thrive


Incomplete Reform in Baltimore

A shift in authority to school leaders falls short


The Bronx is Learning

Content-rich curriculum drives achievement at Icahn Charter School



RESEARCH

School Closures In New York City

Did students do better after their high schools were closed?



FORUM

Making Sense of the Opt-Out Movement

Education Next talks with Scott Levy and Jonah Edelman


Opt-Out Reflects the Genuine Concerns of Parents

Forum: Making Sense of the Opt-Out Movement


This Issue Is Bigger Than Just Testing

Forum: Making Sense of the Opt-Out Movement



CHECK THE FACTS


BOOK REVIEWS

One Hundred Miles and a World Apart

A review of “The Battle for Room 314” and “The Secret Lives of Teachers”


Teaching Character

A review of “Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance” by Angela Duckworth and “Helping Children Succeed: What Works and Why” by Paul Tough



BRIEFS

Transition Time

Big transitions are underway throughout American education.


Think Big, Go Small

A different approach to starting a school


Reaping the Whirlwind

Union victory on tenure may be short-lived


Virtual Reality Disruption

Will 3-D technology break through to the educational mainstream?


Sponsored Results
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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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