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Spring 2012 / Vol. 12, No. 2

FEATURES

Obama’s Education Record

Does the reality match the rhetoric?


Cheating the Charters

Political and financial lessons from South Carolina


Putting the Schools in Charge

An entrepreneur’s vision for a more responsive education system


Can Khan Move the Bell Curve to the Right?

Math instruction goes viral


Let the Dollars Follow the Child

How the federal government can achieve equity



RESEARCH

The Middle School Plunge

Achievement tumbles when young students change schools


Does School Choice Reduce Crime?

Evidence from North Carolina



FORUM

Obama’s NCLB Waivers: Are they necessary or illegal?

Education Next talks with Martha Derthick and Andy Rotherham



CHECK THE FACTS

Grinding the Antitesting Ax

More bias than evidence behind NRC panel’s conclusions



BOOK REVIEWS

More Facts, Fewer Hopes

Evidence fails to sway in testing policies


Great Teachers in the Classroom?

It depends on raising the competence of a workforce of millions



BRIEFS

Edunomics

For better teachers, change the incentives


The Right Role for the Federal Government

Give parents the information they need to pick their school of choice


Mickey Mouse Strikes Back

Voucher wars heat up in Colorado


Taking on New Jersey

A conversation with Chris Cerf


For Digital Learning, the Devil’s in the Details

State planning is key to progress


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