The Global Search for Educatio...

Jul 24, 2016 by

“What the US now needs is a learning Secretary who promotes challenging and joyful learning for all students, uplifting and impactful...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Sep 1, 2014 by

“The existing model of collaboration between the public and private sectors limits innovation in sectors that are substantially...

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Some Kids ‘Aren’t ...

Nov 19, 2013 by

Duncan wants parents to be “more involved” but there is a hitch — as there always is with the reformer version of...

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A parent’s response to A...

Nov 18, 2013 by

Kenneth J. Bernstein- Parent said, “Brennan has every advantage you can think of. He’s white. He’s upper-middle...

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First lady kicks off education...

Nov 13, 2013 by

Michelle Obama faced an auditorium of low-income students at Bell Multicultural High School in the District on Tuesday and urged them...

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Dems to distract from Obamacar...

Nov 13, 2013 by

Sensing a keen need to distract from public outrage over the implementation of President Barack Obama’s signature health-care law,...

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The de Blasio Mandate for Educ...

Nov 9, 2013 by

Diane Ravitch – The election of Bill de Blasio as mayor of New York City represents a major national setback for the agenda...

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The school data problem: what ...

Nov 6, 2013 by

By Jack Schneider – For the past two years, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan has been striking bargains with state...

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What Arne Duncan said in Haiti

Nov 6, 2013 by

You are never too poor, apparently, to want for data. U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan went this week to Haiti, the most...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Oct 15, 2012 by

Making education a focus during the 2012 election debates is our ongoing goal in The Global Search for Education series.  Today I am...

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Fighting the Common Core with ...

Oct 14, 2012 by

by Donna Garner 10.14.12 What should your response be when you are told that it is a great idea to nationalize our public schools by...

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The Global Search For Educatio...

Oct 9, 2012 by

The last presidential debate offered little in the way of focus on education and related policy.  Today in The Global Search for...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Nov 22, 2011 by

Thought leaders in The Global Search for Education series have consistently argued that an education without the arts is incomplete. ...

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NO CHILDREN LEFT BEHIND? LOOK ...

Jul 31, 2011 by

Dr. Kathleen P. Loftus Much celebrating and high-fiving has been taking place amongst Chicago Public School hierarchy and Chicago...

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Did Obama Administration Press...

Jul 11, 2011 by

M. Catharine Evans and Ann Kane – A week ago Secretary of Education Arne Duncan sat down with MSNBC’S Andrea Mitchell to...

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Montana ‘At A Point Of N...

Jul 9, 2011 by

When it comes to education, Montana is stuck between a rock and a hard place. Faced with potentially losing federal funding after...

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