Category: Education Reform

Bold Action Required for Effective Education Reform

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on May14, 2019 here by The 74. It was written by Earl Martin Phalen, founder and CEO of the George and Veronica Phalen Leadership Academies. We are strong believers in education reform, school choice, and the responsibility we have as a country to provide equal educational opportunities for…

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What Can Puerto Rico Teach Us About Education Reform?

Editor’s Note: This article on Puerto Rico’s education reform efforts, was originally published here on March 27, 2019 by EducationNext and written by Robin J. Lake, the director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington. After Hurricane Maria decimated Puerto Rico, their secretary of education made headlines by making wide-sweeping…

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The 5 Big Educational Reform Stories of 2018

EDITORS NOTE: This article was originally published here on January 3, 2018, and was authored by the President of the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, Michael J. Petrilli. We think it’s vital to keep tabs on the pulse of educational reform and hope you find this—and any other article we curate—both interesting and valuable. The 5 Big…

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