An analysis of the results from Education Next argues that it's hard to understand why members of the public are generally pleased with their local schools, given America's relative performance on international tests.
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August 23, 2016
August 18, 2016
"On education, it is time to have school choice, merit pay for teachers, and to end the tenure policies that hurt good teachers and reward bad teachers," Trump told an audience in Milwaukee on Tuesday.
August 17, 2016
K-12 policy has been pretty far from the spotlight during the 2016 race. But to the extent Clinton's campaign has addressed it, Ann O'Leary has been front and center.
August 17, 2016
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both discussed child care issues recently, but what has Clinton said about her own involvement in creating Early Head Start, and what are the facts to back that up?
August 12, 2016
For Trump, it was a noteworthy pivot to a domestic policy issue that has not been at the forefront of his campaign thus far. Clinton's response, three days after Trump's comments, was to criticize him.
August 08, 2016
Details have yet to be released, but the GOP presidential nominee's proposal would appear to significantly depart from current tax policy governing child-care costs.
August 02, 2016
What did Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump say about education at their respective party conventions last month?
July 29, 2016
The Democratic presidential nominee's Thursday speech on the night she accepted her party's nod capped a four-day convention during which many speakers praised her work for disadvantaged children.
July 28, 2016
The shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary in 2012 received prominent attention on the third night of the Democratic National Convention, while pre-K and teachers also got nods from speakers.
July 27, 2016
Donald Trump's children and Hillary Clinton's daughter attended expensive private schools. What if all students in U.S. public schools had the same kind of financial resources behind them?