Nearly 90 percent of arts education is funded by the government, according to a series of new reports from the National Endowment for the Arts.
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January 15, 2015
October 08, 2014
The recent surge in population around Clark County and Las Vegas has caused a headache for a district unable to provide enough space and resources for students.
September 18, 2014
Marc Tucker responds to Diane Ravitch and Anthony Cody and their critique of the report "Fixing Our National Accountability System."
August 14, 2014
The lingering unemployment crisis points to need for young people to develop the skills needed for the workplace.
August 04, 2014
The $10 billion private fund will support infrastructure projects in rural areas.
July 22, 2014
Economic instability and racial disparities threaten American children's educational and health progress, according to a new study.
June 13, 2014
A look at Switzerland's vocational education system and what the United States could stand to learn from their success.
June 06, 2014
Marc Tucker explains how housing segregation leads to school segregation and calls for reforming our school finance system.
May 27, 2014
In order to meet the demands of our workforce, the United States must build a strong vocational education and training system and provide students who want to pursue this path with much stronger academic skills then they currently have now.
December 19, 2013
Marc Tucker explains why American education flatlined in the 1970s while our international competitors continued to improve and now surpass us.