Is technology good or bad for ...

May 9, 2019 by

I’ll bet you’ve read something about technology and learning recently. You may have read that device use enhances learning outcomes....

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To promote success in schools,...

May 7, 2019 by

Amy Roberts and Helyn Kim – Without question, teachers are central to student success. Anyone who has taught knows how...

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Teacher turnover and the disru...

May 1, 2019 by

Helen F. Ladd and Lucy Sorensen – Much has recently been written about the growing problem of teacher shortages. While such...

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Fixing school buses is an effe...

Apr 23, 2019 by

Wes Austin, Garth Heutel, and Daniel Kreisman – More than 25 million students in the United States—more than half of all...

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Who does the choosing under sc...

Apr 19, 2019 by

Peter Bergman and Isaac McFarlin, Jr. – Nearly everyone would agree that every child should have access to a high-quality...

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Meet the millions of young adu...

Apr 10, 2019 by

Martha Ross and Natalie Holmes – Helping young people prepare to engage in work and life as productive adults is a central...

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The teacher diversity gap is l...

Apr 8, 2019 by

Children often follow in their parents’ footsteps. For example, many children root for the same teams and like the same foods as...

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The tragedy of tech companies:...

Mar 27, 2019 by

Tom Wheeler – American technology companies today find themselves in a conundrum Oscar Wilde identified: “There are only two...

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Echidna Global Scholars: Makin...

Mar 25, 2019 by

UNESCO estimates that 130 million girls of primary and upper secondary age are out of school globally. The Echidna Global Scholars...

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Dream stealers: How entrance i...

Mar 14, 2019 by

Richard V. Reeves – Shock horror! Wealthy Americans are using their money to buy their children places at elite colleges. An...

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The Women’s Global Development...

Mar 8, 2019 by

Ana Revenga and Meagan Dooley – This February, President Trump announced his new Women’s Global Development and Prosperity...

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How a focus on national servic...

Mar 6, 2019 by

General Stanley A. McChrystal (ret.) and Michael E. O’Hanlon – A proven technique in peace talks, labor disputes, and many...

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The looming student loan defau...

Feb 13, 2019 by

Executive summary Author Judith Scott-Clayton Associate Professor of Economics and Education – Teachers College, Columbia...

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The Department of Education’s ...

Jan 28, 2019 by

R. Shep Melnick – In November of last year, the U.S. Department of Education released its long-awaited proposed regulations on...

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A review of global education i...

Jan 7, 2019 by

Rebecca Winthrop – While 2018 may have been a tumultuous year for children both in the United States and abroad, it also saw...

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The impact of artificial intel...

Dec 17, 2018 by

Joshua P. Meltzer – Artificial intelligence (AI) stands to have a transformative impact on international trade. Already,...

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Parents are borrowing more and...

Nov 28, 2018 by

Adam Looney, Vivien Lee – Federal policies aimed at preventing poor student borrowing outcomes tend to focus primarily on...

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The importance of educating gi...

Nov 16, 2018 by

Sumbal Naveed – For the first time in the history of Pakistan, the Newly Merged Districts (NMDs) of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP)...

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Does more policing make middle...

Nov 12, 2018 by

Kenneth Alonzo Anderson – School resource officers (SROs), law enforcement personnel that are responsible for safety and crime...

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The role of AI in education an...

Oct 31, 2018 by

Elizabeth Mann Levesque – The growth of artificial intelligence (AI) and emerging technologies (ET) is poised to reshape the...

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