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Invest in Kids: Restoring the American Dream

Bruce Lesley | Posted 05.03.2014 | Impact
Bruce Lesley

The American dream is in crisis. According to a recent nationwide poll by American Viewpoint, by overwhelming margins, American voters believe that the lives of children have gotten worse rather than better over the past decade.

Diane Ravitch's Realistic Assessment of 2013 NAEP Results and Reform 'Success'

Mercedes Schneider | Posted 01.23.2014 | Education
Mercedes Schneider

In his smug review of education historian Diane Ravitch's November 8, 2013, questioning of the inconsistencies in 2013 National Assessment of Educatio...

Does More Money Mean Better Education?

Posted 01.09.2012 | Education

Amid major slashes to public funding, political leaders have cited assertions that money doesn't affect student learning to sometimes justify cutting ...

What If There Was an Educational Civil War and Nobody Came?

John Thompson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
John Thompson

All too often, data-driven accountability has turned schooling into an un-funny version of the famous scene in "I Love Lucy" where she struggled to keep up with the assembly line at the candy factory.