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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Around the World in 30 Days: S...

Sep 29, 2016 by

C. M. Rubin’s Global Education ReportWhy does character education matter? And why do so many believe its role in schools is more...

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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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Around the World in 30 Days &#...

Sep 29, 2015 by

C. M. Rubin’s global education report People, Planet, Prosperity, Peace and Partnership…. “Transforming our world:...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

Sep 19, 2015 by

“In Finland, Singapore and Japan, the approach is much different than the top-down, my-way-or-the-highway sanction and blame...

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The Global Search for Educatio...

May 20, 2015 by

  Sandra Jackson-Dumont, Cathy Rubin and Randi Weingarten at  Oppi Festival Kick Off  Call me mad or just insanely...

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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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The Global Search for Educatio...

Jan 14, 2014 by

“The more important questions that countries have to ask themselves are why they are comparing with one another and what they...

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Duncan takes heat over descrip...

Nov 19, 2013 by

Education Secretary Arne Duncan faced heated criticism Monday for reportedly dismissing foes of so-called Common Core standards as...

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Common Core implementation cal...

Nov 8, 2013 by

Whether you support the Common Core State Standards or don’t, it’s hard to argue that the implementation so far has been smooth. I’ve...

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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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Anti-school choice goblins hau...

Nov 4, 2013 by

By Larry Sand – LOS ANGELES – It’s Halloween time again and the voucher-bashing ghouls are doing their best to fog the issues...

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