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Winter 2011 / Vol. 11, No. 1

FEATURES

Diplomatic Mission

President Obama’s path to performance pay


All Together Now?

Educating high and low achievers in the same classroom


The Middle School Mess

If you love bungee jumping, you’re the middle school type


Teaching Math to the Talented

Which countries—and states—are producing high-achieving students?


Truants

The challenges of keeping kids in school


Meeting of the Minds

The 2010 EdNext-PEPG Survey shows that, on many education reform issues, Democrats and Republicans hardly disagree



RESEARCH

Does Competition Improve Public Schools?

New evidence from the Florida tax-credit scholarship program

By Cassandra M.D. Hart and  
Homepage, Journal, Research, State and Federal  


FORUM

The $500 million Question

Can charter management organizations deliver quality education at scale?

By Kevin Hall and Robin Lake  
Charter Schools and Vouchers, Forum, Homepage, Journal  


CHECK THE FACTS


BOOK REVIEWS

How Schools Spend Their Money

Review of Marguerite Roza’s Educational Economics


E Pluribus Plures

Review of Jeffrey E. Mirel’s Patriotic Pluralism



BRIEFS

Texas Tackles the Data Problem

New system will give teachers information they can use


Wasting Talent

Everyone’s local school needs to do better


Educational Providence

New York courts close one door, federal money opens another


Data-Driven and Off Course

An English teacher’s view


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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