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March 04, 2015

Choosing Between What Matters and What Counts

Let's find ways to connect relicensure policies to meaningful professional learning for all educators.

March 02, 2015

Several Bills to Expand Early Education Filed in Texas

Companion bills filed in the Texas House and Senate would spend up to $118 million to help school districts offer high-quality prekindergarten education.

March 01, 2015

Promoting Serendipity in Education Policy

Is it possible to craft education policy that takes into account the value of serendipity in learning?

February 25, 2015

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Faces April Runoff

Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, who was backed by the Chicago Teachers Union and ran a campaign largely focused on education, garnered nearly 34 percent of the vote.

January 30, 2015

Response: Differentiation Is Important 'Because We Teach Students Not Standards'

Three well-known educators/authors provide guest responses offering effective ways to differentiate instruction: Regie Routman, Carol Ann Tomlinson, and Laura Robb.

January 30, 2015

Looking for a Five-Cent Solution

A trip to the grocery store raises questions about what motivates people to change their behavior.

January 22, 2015

When Education Policy Debates Are More Than a Circus

People are often disinclined to disagree in good faith and work from there. I've noticed this again with ESEA reauthorization and State of the Union postmortems. Here are two takeaways.

January 10, 2015

Response: Teachers Of Color Can 'Broaden Student Perspectives'

Teacher Ya Po Cha, teacher Elizabeth Villanueva, student teacher Billy William Ivy, biligual aide Alma Avalos, and student Amanda Martinez provide their thoughts on recruiting teachers of color. In addition, I include comments from readers.

January 08, 2015

Response: 'Education Suffers' Without More Teachers Of Color

Teachers Antoine Germany, James Pale, Dominique Williams and Evelyn Ramos; and student Jacquelin Estrada contribute their thoughts on the need for more teachers of color.

January 08, 2015

California's Window of Opportunity

California has a chance to show how a state can dodge the supposedly silver bullets of weaker education reform efforts, and move towards meaningful structural changes that benefit students and schools.

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