The Global Search for Educatio...

Jun 29, 2014 by

“The best investments a country can make are in good maternal and infant care. Not only will this save lives; it will help...

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Private money poured into Comm...

Dec 10, 2013 by

Steve Odland By Carol Burris – I am pleased to see the excitement in the business community for the Common Core. Businesses are...

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Common Core is curriculum, con...

Dec 2, 2013 by

MANASSAS, Va. – The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has made grants totaling more than $10.5 million to develop Common...

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Following Common Core money: W...

Nov 25, 2013 by

By Carol Burris – My music teacher, Doreen, brought me her second-grade daughter’s math homework.  She was already fuming over...

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Parents and Teachers Declare W...

Nov 8, 2013 by

Dr. Anne Hendershott – Last month, Florida Governor Rick Scott sent a letter to Arne Duncan, the U. S. Secretary of Education,...

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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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An Interview with Steve Peha: ...

Nov 1, 2013 by

Bryan Barnes Michael F. Shaughnessy Eastern New Mexico University Steve , in a recent edition of your newsletter you focused on...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Feb 11, 2013 by

Today I begin a series of articles to focus on problems that affect our domestic achievement gap, with the objective of identifying...

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Increasing the Impact of Corpo...

Jul 28, 2011 by

Editor’s Note: The Center for Universal Education co-hosted a side event with UNESCO and the United Nations Department for Economic...

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Time for state boards of educa...

Jul 5, 2011 by

(Guest Posy by Sandra Stotsky) Congress badly needs independent feedback on the very costly jar of snake oil that the USDE has...

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