Education Sector


(Mandatory) School Choice in New York and Boston

By requiring many students to choice the public schools they attend, New York and Boston have redefined the school choice debate, to the benefit of students and their families Continue reading

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Rush to Judgment: Teacher Evaluation in Public Education

Teacher evaluation is the missing link in the teacher reform movement Continue reading

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Why We Need National Standards and Tests

A take on Rep. George Miller’s ill-fated attempt to rewrite the No Child Left Behind Act in 2007 Continue reading

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