Wielded effectively, soft power might make education just a little more like astronomy, writes this week's guest blogger, Ashely Jochim.
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When discussing school-lunch policy, like the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act and the National School Lunch Program, we must ensure that kids remain the focus, writes guest blogger Rachel White.
August 16, 2017
Why are public perceptions of school quality at an all-time high while support for reform efforts declining? Guest blogger Rachel White shares some thoughts on the new EducationNext poll results.
August 15, 2017
Local school board elections are notorious for low voter turnout, writes this week's guest blogger, Rachel White—but lowering the voting age would increase the pool of eligible voters and, likely, turnout.
August 11, 2017
Guest blogger Robert Enlow closes his reflections from an "old, cranky ed reformer" by presenting six key principles to a new "bold, brand promise" for the school-choice movement.
August 10, 2017
Guest blogger Robert Enlow reflects on the lessons and values he's learned in education reform, and on those who helped him understand them.
August 09, 2017
Today, "old, cranky ed reformer" Robert Enlow considers things the school-choice movement has gotten right in the past quarter-century of reform.
August 07, 2017
Self-professed "old, cranky ed reformer" Robert Enlow joins as our guest blogger this week to discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly in the ed reform movement—beginning with some regrets.
August 04, 2017
When preparing state ESSA plans, state and local education leaders should be bold, not compliance-driven bureaucrats, writes guest blogger Lance Fusarelli.
August 02, 2017
Guest blogger Lance Fusarelli discusses some sobering evidence on the results of education technology, personalized learning, and virtual schooling.