Dina Brulles
Cesar, a first grader, scored 92 percent on the Naglieri Nonverbal Ability Test (NNAT2). Although he did not officially qualify...
Although the vast majority of American parents believe their child is performing at or above grade level, in reality two-thirds...
Eight years ago, we compared states’ English language arts (ELA) and mathematics standards to what were then the newly-minted...
My really smart and brave friend from Tennessee, Vesia Hawkins, wrote a thought provoking piece about how all in parents and...
“But you support the Common Core!” So said Laura Jimenez of the Center for American Progress on the Education Gadfly Show podcast...
Since 2010, when most states adopted the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), the Thomas B. Fordham Institute has been committed...
2016–17 was one of the slowest-growth years for charter schools in recent memory. Nobody knows exactly why, but one hypothesis is...
James V. Shuls
How would you respond if you stumbled across a headline that asked, “How much do farmers markets cost Walmart?” It’s a ridiculous...
It’s been almost a decade since governors and state superintendents started work on what would become the Common Core State...
Marc Tucker
A growing number of states are working toward setting standards for college and career readiness. In many of those states, the...
There’s no perfect solution to the quandary that New York City has long faced in trying to inject greater equity into the most...
Eva Moskowitz
When I graduated from Stuyvesant High School—considered one of the best public schools in the country—I thought I was a great...
Children in the state of Connecticut are being denied access to schools that have plenty of room for them because of the color of...
Were there any shootings at your workplace last year? Want some time to think about it? Better check the files or ask the H.R...
Overall, mathematics standards in the United States are far stronger today than they were in 2010, when Fordham conducted its...
This editorial was first published by the New York Daily News . New York City’s eight selective high schools are rightfully...