Archive for the 'Law, Policy, and Ethics'

Thinking about charter schools

Stephen Dyer says: I get and am sympathetic to the argument that kids need opportunities to...
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What kind of learning environments do high-poverty minority students deserve?

Paul Thomas says: The public narrative around KIPP is based on embracing an authoritarian and...
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Living outside the echo chamber

This past weekend I engaged in a really long discussion thread about charter schools in which I was...
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Test makers should not be driving instruction

In a post about the difficulty of New York’s Common Core assessments, Robert Pondiscio said: ...
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Education is and always has been a civil rights issue

Alan Aja said: Education is and always has been a civil rights issue. Children of color deserve...
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What testing should do for us

John Robinson said: ‘We would like to dethrone measurement from its godly position, to...
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So long as profits are being made, the inadequacies of ed reform ‘solutions’ can be masked

Anthony Cody said: Here is the deeper problem with Read more
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The takeover of Camden

Julia Sass Rubin said: Many parents – and Camden public school administrators – also...
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So much for separate is unequal

“We conclude that, in the field of public education, the doctrine of ‘separate but...
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The REAL international story of American education

Linda Darling-Hammond said: Federal policy under No Child Left Behind (NCLB) and the Department...
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