Surprised?

February 17, 2010 | Blog

Is this really any surprise given an education accountability system that grades performance and issues sanctions based on a single…

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Live By The Sword, Die By The Sword?

September 30, 2009 | Blog

The problem with Jay Mathews’ defense (“Measuring Progress At Shaw With More Than Numbers”) of a Washington, DC school principal…

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Cheerleading for NCLB

May 4, 2009 | Blog

I guess my reaction to today’s Washington Post shout out to No Child Left Behind (“‘No Child’ in Action“) from…

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UPDATE: Milwaukee Voucher Program

March 27, 2009 | Blog

Dr. Howard Fuller — a Milwaukee-based national school voucher advocate, long-time champion of the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program, and former…

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Evaluation of Milwaukee Voucher Program

March 26, 2009 | Blog

Alan Borsuk of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel writes (“Study finds results of MPS and voucher schools are similar”) about the first…

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Louisiana: Accountability for Teacher Preparation

December 12, 2008 | Blog

An unexpected but welcomed editorial (‘What Louisiana Can Teach‘) appears in this morning’s New York Times. It focuses on Louisiana’s…

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