The Global Search for Educatio...

Jul 10, 2017 by

“When children are born, they don’t know any concept of race, ethnicity or citizenship. These are social constructs.” — Andreas...

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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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Gov. Mark Dayton’s educa...

May 19, 2015 by

In 1997, Arne Carlson vetoed an education bill because it didn’t include tax credits, a top priority for the governor. A...

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Minnesota Gov. Dayton promises...

May 17, 2015 by

The governor is miffed that the deal struck by legislative leaders puts $400 million toward early-through-high-school education —...

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Building a brainpower city: A ...

Nov 10, 2013 by

By Beth Hawkins – A year ago, San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro achieved the seemingly impossible. He persuaded voters in his...

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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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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...

May 31, 2012 by

Fighting the war on poverty with high quality early childhood education programs is an issue discussed and supported by numerous...

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Colorado joins race for early-...

Jul 27, 2011 by

Colorado is preparing to enter a familiar Race to the Top, but in a new category — early childhood education. The state is eligible...

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