Summer 2015 / Vol. 15, No. 3
Excerpts from No Struggle, No Progress: A Warrior’s Life from Black Power to Education Reform
Charter network focuses on what is being taught, and how
Commitments to Common Core may be driving the proficiency bar upward
A political game changer for public school choice?
Innovate with charters, expand career and technical education
Students who stay home when school is in session are a much larger problem
Education Next talks with Scott Pearson, John H. “Skip” McKoy, and Neerav Kingsland
CHECK THE FACTS
A review of A Democratic Constitution for Public Education, by Paul T. Hill and Ashley E. Jochim
A review of Joel Klein’s “Lessons of Hope”
What are the general lessons to be learned from the many case studies of successful chartering?
Combinations of private, blended, and at-home schooling meet needs of individual students
Don’t try to quantify its worth
Office of Civil Rights takes on school finance