In the first of two posts, Jal Mehta argues that neither reformers nor traditionalists have all the answers in moving towards deeper learning for all. This post highlights five blind spots of reformers that he thinks are worthy of more open discussion.
All Blog Posts With Joel Klein Tag or Category
July 16, 2014
February 12, 2014
Chris Cerf is leaving his post as New Jersey's education commissioner to become chief executive of Amplify, a company that is preparing to launch new digital curriculum and assessment.
August 09, 2013
Though early in its academic life, Amplify is poised to transform the entire K-12 experience. The man leading this transformation is none other than former NYC Ed Chancellor Joel Klein. This is an interview with him.
July 02, 2013
While charter schools have made progress over the past five years, there is still work to be done, said U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan.
April 23, 2013
A Nation at Risk had us losing the political and economic races to the Soviet Union and Japan. Did we? No!
September 14, 2012
At TechCrunch conference, the former New York City schools chancellor talks about bringing technology into education to empower teachers and engage students.
June 28, 2012
Company will explore separating entertainment division and publishing division, including education, into two separate companies in the next year.
April 18, 2011
Comedian Stephen Colbert and a panel of education celebrity judges will honor researchers who come up with the best data-mining or education application based on a new database.
November 11, 2010
New York City has set up cycles of reforms, research and renewal that could become the model for school systems nationwide, regardless of what people think of the specific initiatives of Children First.
November 09, 2010
The chancellor is leaving the district to join the media conglomerate founded by Rupert Murdoch.