Given the recent debate around charters certifying their own teachers, Marc Tucker weighs in and calls for high professional standards for all teachers regardless of school type.
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October 24, 2017
October 12, 2017
Marc Tucker responds to critics of his argument that the U.S. has been sleepwalking in its approach to improving education compared to other countries.
September 14, 2017
With the U.S. facing the largest pay gap between teachers and similar professionals of any country surveyed by the OECD, Marc Tucker asks when we will finally address the embarrassingly obvious.
June 09, 2017
At a national meeting in Washington, D.C., education leaders from across the country and around the world discussed the implications of the new study from NCEE's Center on International Education Benchmarking, Empowered Educators.
June 01, 2017
Marc Tucker responds to Checker Finn's recent critique of the new international teacher quality study from NCEE and Linda Darling-Hammond, Empowered Educators.
April 27, 2017
Marc Tucker discusses the release of Linda Darling-Hammond's NCEE-supported international comparative study of teaching quality systems, Empowered Educators.
December 29, 2016
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December 06, 2016
Marc Tucker explores how the PISA 2015 results may impact how we think about everything from math instruction and teaching quality to our place in the global labor market and immigration policy.
October 06, 2016
Marc Tucker discusses a new report on teacher shortages from Linda Darling-Hammond's Learning Policy Institute and gives insights into how the U.S. can produce the high-quality educators it needs.
July 20, 2016
Marc Tucker discusses the Center on International Education Benchmarking's new report, "Not So Elementary: Primary School Teacher Quality in Top-Performing Systems".