The teacher pension crisis edition

On this week's podcast, special guest Sandi Jacobs, principal at EducationCounsel and former vice president for state and district policy at the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ), joins Mike Petrilli and Alyssa Schwenk to discuss the problems and risks associated with teacher pension systems. During the Research Minute, David Griffith examines the hidden costs of school discipline in California.

David’s Research Minute

Russell W. Rumberger and Daniel J. Losen, “The hidden cost of California's harsh school discipline: And the localized economic benefits from suspending fewer high school students,” The California Dropout Research Project and the Civil Rights Project at the Center for Civil Rights Remedies (March 2017).