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It’s Time to Rebuild the Sensible Center on Education Reform

Paul Hill | Fri, 11/16/2018

Paul Hill responds to a commentary by Diane Ravitch and Carol Burris on school choice, charter schools, and the portfolio strategy.

The Enrichment Gap: The Educational Inequity That Nobody Talks About

Sivan Tuchman, Travis Pillow | Tue, 11/13/2018

Sivan Tuchman and Travis Pillow share findings from a new analysis of student access to out-of-school learning opportunities in Denver.

Thinking Forward: How Can Public Education Prepare Every Student for the Challenges of the Future?

Robin Lake | Thu, 11/08/2018

Robin Lake introduces a set of essays intended to spur discussion about how public education can adapt to a rapidly changing world.

New Ideas for a New Era of Public Education

How can schools prepare students for tomorrow’s challenges?
Considering ways to "unbundle" learning when the need for advanced skills, social cohesion, and adaptability have never been greater.

What do we actually know about the four-day school week?
The impact on district finances and student learning is unclear.

Are students with special needs being educated effectively in charter schools?
We’re examining special education when parents have choices and schools have autonomy.

Why should districts and charter schools cooperate?
The challenges of working across traditionally competitive boundaries are formidable, but collective action can lead to more equitable outcomes.