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Principals Who Know How to Improve Schools Are Essential: How Do We Get More of Them?

Karin Chenoweth | Posted 06.02.2016 | Education
Karin Chenoweth

When you look across all schools, you have to conclude that these principals are a relatively rare breed, which means that far too many students - particularly children of color and children from low-income families - will not learn the knowledge and skills needed to be prepared for life.

How Education Policy Waves Shape Ed-Tech Products

Adam J. Geller | Posted 07.22.2016 | Education
Adam J. Geller

The current congressional debate for reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), the law which determines federal policy for public schools, is certain to create new opportunities for businesses and may even create new roadblocks.

Head of Teachers College Group Sits on Board of Predatory Corinthian Colleges

David Halperin | Posted 06.03.2014 | Education
David Halperin

Corinthian has a record of poor-quality education programs, sold to students through deceptive recruiting, and the company is now under investigation by more than a dozen state attorneys general and at least four federal law enforcement agencies.

Higher Education Groups Oppose Teacher-Training Bill

Education Week | Stephen Sawchuk | Posted 09.26.2011 | Education

A slew of organizations representing colleges and universities have lined up to oppose a recently introduced federal teacher- and principal-training b...