Different education policy actors have different points of view and perspectives. This is especially true for the fundamental divide between policy-makers and families.
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February 10, 2016
Which students are most likely to exit their districts using school choice? Josh Cowen explores, looking at examples in Michigan and Wisconsin.
February 09, 2016
According to a new study, voucher users did extremely poorly in Louisiana. But does this necessarily mean that school choice isn't working?
February 08, 2016
There's been much talk of a massive teacher shortage post-recession, but how true is this claim?
February 05, 2016
Though it may not be attention-grabbing, getting facilities right is the key to ensuring the bigger goals for transforming education.
February 04, 2016
We are used to thinking about education advocacy as supporting ideas that can be put to a "yes" or "no" vote. Yet one of the most talked-about concepts in education this year doesn't easily fit into the policy-centric approach to educational change.
February 01, 2016
Marc Porter Magee discusses the importance of education advocacy through examples in Rhode Island.
January 29, 2016
It's that time of year again—as I take some time off to work on my upcoming book and observe Trump-o-mania, here's a lineup of some stellar guest stars for the month of February.
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If improving schools was easy, we would be able to do it more frequently, and with better success. But like most things, improvement is hard, and we can learn from what doesn't work to help foster what does.