Education in Two Worlds: Meta-Analysis at 25: A Personal History

Education in Two Worlds: Meta-Analysis at 25: A Personal History It has been nearly 25 years since meta-analysis, under that name and in its current guise made its first appearance. I wish... Read more »

10th Period: Ohio School Privatization More Expensive Than Public Schools

10th Period: Ohio School Privatization More Expensive Than Public Schools After taking a couple weeks to take my youngest son on a Great Western Road Trip, I have returned to be gob... Read more »

Brattleboro Reformer: William J. Mathis: The Insurrection — Will the Center Hold?

Brattleboro Reformer: William J. Mathis: The Insurrection — Will the Center Hold? They say it started with Kansas irregulars attacking Missouri. Missouri replied in kind. It was an unneighborly kind of war.... Read more »

Cloaking Inequity: Latest Paper Focuses on School Finance Policy and Civil Rights

Cloaking Inequity: Latest Paper Focuses on School Finance Policy and Civil Rights By Amanda Nelson  LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 8, 2022) — A newly published analysis of how dollars are distributed to schools in the U.S. posits... Read more »

Janresseger: Bloomberg Belittles Public Schools as a Strategy for Expanding School Privatization

Janresseger: Bloomberg Belittles Public Schools as a Strategy for Expanding School Privatization On June 3, in an opinion column which appeared in the Washington Post and newspapers across the country, Michael Bloomberg extols privately operated charter... Read more »

Answer Sheet: Why Virginia Gov. Youngkin Is Wrong About Student NAEP Scores

Answer Sheet: Why Virginia Gov. Youngkin Is Wrong About Student NAEP Scores Here we go again. Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R) released a report on student achievement that is based largely on... Read more »

Shanker Blog: Let’s Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week by Acknowledging and Repairing a VERY Broken System

Shanker Blog: Let’s Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week by Acknowledging and Repairing a VERY Broken System Each May, as the school year winds down, districts across the country will soon celebrate Teacher Appreciation... Read more »

Curmudgucation: The Future of Vouchers

Curmudgucation: The Future of Vouchers If you listen very carefully, you can hear what one likely future for school vouchers will be. New Hampshire, in particular, seems to have leapfrogged over other... Read more »

Nancy Bailey’s Education Website: 6 Terms Transforming Public Schools to the All-Tech Endgame

Nancy Bailey’s Education Website: 6 Terms Transforming Public Schools to the All-Tech Endgame Here are tech terms threatening teachers and public schools and how students learn. When these words or phrases appear,... Read more »

Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice: Can Principals Raise Test Scores?

Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice: Can Principals Raise Test Scores? Effective manager? Savvy politician? Heroic leader? School CEO? Reformers yearn for principals who can not only play these roles... Read more »