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A Bipartisan Proposal for Evidence-Based Policymaking
Robert E. Slavin
Director of the Center for Research and Reform in Education at...
Just when you thought bipartisanship was a thing of the past, here comes a proposal so sensible, so much in everyone's interest, and
, it comes from key Republican and Democratic leaders.
Enough Is Enough: Pennsylvania Must Contribute Its Fair Share to Fund Our Schools
Pennsylvania State Representative in Philadelphia's 182nd Dist...
For the last several years, we have found ourselves facing an unacceptable lack of state funding for schools. This year we are once again facing the Commonwealth's dereliction of duty in properly funding our public schools.
North Carolina GOP Dubs Millions in Education Cuts as 'Opportunity Scholarships'
The GOP is at it again -- trying to give damaging policy ideas a pretty name in hopes that Americans will not notice that the ideas themselves are dangerous.
Extending the Reach: Paying Teachers More Within Budget
The Business as Usual Betrayal of Teachers and Students
Veteran high school teacher and basketball coach; author, 'Stu...
We are not amused by a school district that has squandered billions of dollars over the years. We are not amused by the education testing industry that keeps sucking dollars out of our schools and leaving us with less and less.
High School Mariachi Changes Students' Lives
Group Writes Scathing Report: What Kind Of President Would Romney Be On Education?
Public v. Charter: Who Really Has More Administrative Bloat?
Virginia Teachers Hold 'Wake' In Light Of Bill
Students Speak Up: How Budget Cuts Are Hurting Them
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State Budget Cuts Slam Higher Education, Almost Spare K-12
It's Education, Stupid (Not Taxes)
Author, thought leader and innovation expert.
It's easy to cut education because it's a latent form of value -- it pays sometime in the future. Innovation requires the development of new capabilities.
Eighty-two Years Since the Great Crash
Rep. Charles Rangel
Representative from the 13th Congressional District in New York
A good learning environment is crucial to a successful education, which is why I introduced H.R. 2394, Rebuilding America's Schools Act.
California School Spending Among Lowest In The Nation
Education Nation Changes the Conversation
Our country is engaged in a deep, delicate battle about how to slice up the federal budget. What may surprise some people is that early childhood education comes down to everything Americans are anxious about.
Three Ds for Education Reform: Dollars, Data, and Digitization
Ray V. Spain
We needn't wait for Superman. The national scalability of proven, effective high schools shows that if we demonstrate the will, and rethink the three Ds of the education reform debate, great American schools can be ours today.
North Carolina 'Going Backwards" In Education, Governor Says
New Jersey Protecting Non-Merit Pay, Seniority For Teachers
Young Science USA
James M. Gentile
Emeritus Dean for the Natural & Applied Sciences, Hope Col...
If the future of our nation is not continually renewed by young Americans well supported in their advanced scientific research, we likely will have a very dim future indeed.
Schools Facing Big Budget Bust: Opportunity for Overhaul?
Tom Vander Ark
Getting Smart CEO
While far from easy, states with courageous governors could use this crisis to make a radical change: cut the budget by 10% and send the money directly to schools.
A Secretary Who Matters
Tom Vander Ark
Getting Smart CEO
At the critical point where young people should be connecting with college and 21st century careers, we rely on an outdated education system that evolved in the 1970s.
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