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The Real 21st-Century Problem in Public Education is Poverty

<i>This post first appeared in</i> The Washington Post’<i>s Answer Sheet blog</i>.<p>Teacher Lori Peck, helps first grader Timia Harris at Grace L. Patterson …

School Growth

School Growth

Court Declares Washington's Charter Schools Law Unconstitutional

In a ruling issued today (pdf), King County Superior Court Judge Jean Rietschel has tossed out the heart of Washington State's charter schools law on …

Diane Ravitch: Changing education from the grassroots up

<i>Diane Ravitch is outspoken in her criticisms of education in this country. Her latest book</i> Reign of Error: The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and …

Test Score Driven Education Ignores Students

(Photo: biologycorner / Flickr)As 2013 closed out, the education world was roiled by yet another controversy over the calculation and interpretation …