In 1970, the celebrated economist Albert O. Hirschman published Exit, Voice, and Loyalty . A few years ago, the Hoover...
In a recent blog post , University of Virginia cognitive scientist Dan Willingham posits three possible types of personalization...
One important question about school discipline is whether it helps or harms those being disciplined. But a second, equally...
The Every Student Succeeds Act grants states more authority over their accountability systems than did No Child Left Behind, but...
Alicia Cotabish
Science is just cool. Plain and simple. You can find science at play in all our surroundings. Whether one recognizes it or not,...
One of the things that makes the topic of discipline disparities so difficult is that it’s hard to untangle students’ behavior...
Research confirms what common sense dictates: Students learn less when their teachers aren’t there. According to multiple studies...
Among high school students who consider dropping out, half cite lack of engagement with the school as a primary reason, and 42...
Over the past thirty years, the school discipline pendulum has swung wildly from one extreme to the other, as policymakers have...
Last week, an NPR affiliate threw super-cooled water on D.C.’s Ballou High School’s so-called success in graduating 64 percent of...
Maryann Woods-Murphy
I am a gifted and talented specialist for a school district in New Jersey. It is my job to make sure that students receive the...
The August release of the latest Education Next poll set the education-reform field ablaze, for it showed a sizable and worrying...
Andrew Tripodo
How can schools encourage responsible and engaged citizenship? This question has moved from ever-relevant to deeply urgent by a...
Michael Horn
A series of articles in Slate has upped the ante on the mounting evidence that online credit recovery has a rigor problem, even...
The preferences, opinions, and predilections of millennials—currently the largest generation in America—have already reshaped...
The controversy brewing over Obama-era school discipline policy has all the makings of a polarizing debate. For progressives, it...
Simon Whitehead
Editor’s note: This is a lightly edited version of prepared remarks that Mr. Whitehead delivered to senior U.S. Department of...
A growing chorus of voices is calling for the rescission of Obama-era guidance addressing discipline disparities by race and...
I write from a place of privilege today. I have never once worried about the safety of my three children at school. The victim of...
Max Eden
Abel Cedeno, a bisexual eighteen-year-old high school student, sits at Rikers Island charged with manslaughter. Cedeno claims he...