Education Next Issue Cover

Summer 2012 / Vol. 12, No. 3

FEATURES

Teaching the Teachers

Achievement Network offers support for data-driven instruction


Fight Club

Are advocacy organizations changing the politics of education?


Special Choices

Do voucher schools serve students with disabilities?


Michigan’s Chartering Strategy

Choice and competition are good for authorizers, too



RESEARCH

Great Teaching

Measuring its effects on students’ future earnings


Do Schools Begin Too Early?

The effect of start times on student achievement



FORUM

The Common Core Math Standards

Are they a step forward or backward?



CHECK THE FACTS

Neither Broad Nor Bold

A narrow-minded approach to school reform



BOOK REVIEWS

Best Practices Are the Worst

Picking the anecdotes you want to believe: A book review of Marc Tucker’s “Surpassing Shanghai”


Moynihan Redux

Sadly, still more single-parent families. A review of Mitch Pearlstein’s “Shortchanging Student Achievement: The Educational, Economic, and Social Costs of Family Fragmentation”


Hyper Hype

Will digital learning be killed by kindness?



BRIEFS

Door Still Closed

Alabama plaintiffs lose federal school finance challenge


When Education Reform Gets Personal

Confessions of a policy-wonk father


The Newsroom’s View of Education Reform

Surprise! The press paints a distorted picture


Sponsored Results
Sponsors

The Hoover Institution at Stanford University - Ideas Defining a Free Society

Harvard Kennedy School Program on Educational Policy and Governance

Thomas Fordham Institute - Advancing Educational Excellence and Education Reform

Sponsors