If 2018 marks the end of education policy , whatever comes next has gotten off to an inauspicious start for reformers and stand-...
I attended the open house for eighth graders earlier this week at my local high school in Rhode Island and came away thinking, “...
Credit recovery, or the practice of enabling high school students to retrieve credits from courses that they either failed or...
Since 2005, the Thomas B. Fordham Institute has published annual analyses of Ohio’s state report card data, focusing on district...
The use of standardized tests as a measure of student success and progress in school goes back decades . This practice was...
I’m in the middle of a series of posts looking at how we might usher in a “ Golden Age of Educational Practice ” now that big new...
Last May, Slate ran an eight-part series exploring the rise in online learning for high school students who had failed a course...
Eight years ago, we compared states’ English language arts (ELA) and mathematics standards to what were then the newly-minted...
Although the vast majority of American parents believe their child is performing at or above grade level, in reality two-thirds...
American education lost two great leaders last week with the passing of George H.W. Bush and Harold O. Levy. It’s likely they...
Editor’s note: On Tuesday, November 27, the Albert Shanker Institute and the American Federation of Teachers co-sponsored an...