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Spring 2017 / Vol. 17, No. 2

FEATURES

Making Evidence Locally

Rethinking education research under the Every Student Succeeds Act


Will the XQ “Super Schools” Live Up to Their Name?

A new philanthropy’s competition to reinvent high school


A New Path to a College Degree

Match Beyond helps low-income students succeed


School Disruption on the Small Scale

Can micro-schools break out of an elite niche?


The Teacher Evaluation Revamp, In Hindsight

What the Obama administration’s signature reform got wrong


What Do Parents Think of Their Children’s Schools?

EdNext poll compares charter, district, and private schools nationwide


How Satisfied are Parents with Their Children’s Schools?

New evidence from a U.S. Department of Education survey



RESEARCH

Reforming Remediation

College students mainstreamed into statistics are more likely to succeed



FORUM

Reconsidering the Supreme Court’s Rodriguez Decision

Is there a federal constitutional right to education?


Inequitable Schools Demand a Federal Remedy 

Rodriguez will one day be considered as erroneous as the court’s approval of the “separate but equal” doctrine in Plessy v. Ferguson.


Federal Courts Can’t Solve Our Education Ills

As a matter of constitutional law, Rodriguez was correctly decided.



CHECK THE FACTS


BOOK REVIEWS

Opposing Perspectives on Student Debt

Is the college loan crisis reality or myth?


A Judicious Overview of the Charter Movement

A review of “Charter Schools at the Crossroads” by Chester E. Finn Jr., Bruno V. Manno, and Brandon L. Wright



BRIEFS

Competency-Based Learning for Teachers

Can micro-credentials reboot professional development?


Hands Off My Tenure!

Unions challenge constitutionality of reforms


How I Became a D.tech Dragon

Learning to think in a new way


Under New Administration, Small Measures Could Foster Big Change

The best solution may be to offer federal support for programs that the states themselves design, advancing the cause of school choice while respecting the principle of local control that Trump has also championed.


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