Public School Alternatives for...

Aug 2, 2019 by

When most people think about the importance of education and choosing the right school, college comes to mind. So much importance is...

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STEM Schools: Nurture Special ...

Jun 14, 2019 by

As kids get older, they begin to show interests in specific subjects. During middle school, you may notice that your child excels in...

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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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Cap on charter schools needs t...

Jun 24, 2015 by

Breathtaking results from yet another study, and the announcement that three prominent Boston lawyers plan to mount a constitutional...

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Over 1,000 ‘failing̵...

Jun 2, 2015 by

Every school rated inadequate by Ofsted, up to 1,000 over five years, will become an academy, under a new bill to be published later....

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What happens when the Stax Rec...

May 26, 2015 by

Alan Richard – MEMPHIS—The Soulsville Charter School in South Memphis — the neighborhood whose soul music influenced the world...

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Free school expansion plans la...

May 23, 2015 by

By Sean Coughlan – The flagship Conservative election pledge to open a further 500 free schools in England is being put into...

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Stop penalizing Texas charter ...

May 19, 2015 by

David Robinson – High-performing public charter schools are working to level the playing field for Texas students growing up in...

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Does anyone have the answers o...

May 14, 2015 by

by Sara Neufeld – Forty states say they don’t have the expertise required to support low-performing schools turning around,...

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Aspire teachers at center of f...

Dec 6, 2013 by

Jill Tucker – When Eva Kellogg’s bosses evaluated her performance as a teacher, they observed her classes. They reviewed...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Dec 21, 2012 by

According to Andreas Schleicher of OECD, the United States is unique among countries in that the generation of workers entering the...

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Leadership for Charter Schools

Dec 7, 2012 by

Dr. Martin Haberman, Distinguished Professor, University Wisconsin, Milwaukee , Author of “Star” Teachers Serving Children In...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Oct 28, 2012 by

More than 8 in 10 Americans say education is an issue that is extremely or very important to them, according to an Associated...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Oct 22, 2012 by

In this presidential election, I believe it is critical to vote for the candidate who has the most impactful 21st century vision for...

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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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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...

Sep 30, 2012 by

The Education Debate 2012 — Howard GardnerHas there ever been a more important time to debate the big picture questions of...

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Julia Steiny: The End of the O...

Jul 20, 2011 by

Every state has at least one Parent Information Resource Center (PIRC). But on September 30th, all 62 will close their doors. PIRCs...

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Charter high schools in Detroi...

Jul 7, 2011 by

Test scores for schools often trail DPS students’ average Once touted as a solution to Detroit’s public school woes,...

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An Interview with Jim Blew: Th...

Jul 5, 2011 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy Eastern New Mexico University Portales, New Mexico 1) Jim, I understand the Walton Family Foundation has...

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