Around the World in 30 Days: O...

Oct 29, 2016 by

C. M. Rubin’s Global Education ReportWhat can we learn from the best teaching and learning practices of mathematics around the world?...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Oct 18, 2016 by

“We need to re-examine college entrance requirements (and their tests).  They hold change hostage to antiquated and incomplete...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Oct 5, 2016 by

“In my view, historians will look on this era as a period of failed mandates, of willful and ignorant attacks on public education and...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Sep 8, 2016 by

“I will use my office as a ‘bully pulpit’: to describe what should happen in our educational systems; to call attention to positive...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Sep 1, 2016 by

“If we could turn back the clock, we would like to have seen a greater emphasis on our biggest challenges–funding inequity,...

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Around the World in 30 Days: A...

Aug 30, 2016 by

C. M. Rubin’s Global Education ReportWhat would you do if you were US Education Secretary? What Curriculum makes education relevant...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Aug 10, 2016 by

“Amidst debates about college access and affordability, we think the question of employer needs should sit at the core of higher...

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Around the World in 30 Days: J...

Jul 29, 2016 by

C. M. Rubin’s Global Education Report As the United States prepares to elect a new President this November, putting every student on...

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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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The Global Search for Educatio...

Aug 25, 2014 by

“The Global Search for Education series takes important issues related to global education and gives them context.”...

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Common Core Not Teaching Civil...

Dec 2, 2013 by

Even educator Diane Ravitch finds this Common Core approach to be a major mistake. Recently, a perfect example came to light of the...

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Education: I have a favor to a...

Nov 27, 2013 by

Kenneth J. Bernstein – I was asked to share the following video, which was prepared by ParentVoices NY. One of those parents is...

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You Aren’t a Total Kook ...

Nov 17, 2013 by

By Neal McCluskey – TALLAHASSEE – Just about anyone who opposes the Common Core national curriculum standards, under serious...

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A Chance for a New Fordham

Nov 5, 2013 by

Jay Greene – Fordham’s Kathleen Porter Magee has responded to my post last week in which I argued that Fordham’s vision of...

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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...

Nov 8, 2011 by

Even with food stamps, poor people are still poor.  The OECD lists the U.S. as being one of the five top nations with the highest...

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Brooks v. Ravitch: The Forest ...

Jul 13, 2011 by

Anne O’Brien David Brooks recently wrote a New York Times piece that is quite critical of education historian Diane Ravitch. [She has...

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