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Aug 10 2022:#832: Removing barriers to the classroom in the face of a (possible) teacher shortage: Yes or no?
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Aug 3 2022:#831 Resurfaced: Research Deep Dive: The impact of urban charter schools
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Jul 27 2022:Education Gadfly Show #830: When it comes to Covid learning loss, the bleeding has stopped- 7/26/22
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Jul 20 2022:#829: Is there a future for standards-based reform? - 7/20/22
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Jul 13 2022:#828: Arizona’s expanded ESA: The big enchilada of school choice - 7/13/22
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Jul 6 2022:#827: The debate over “no zeroes” grading policies
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Jun 30 2022:#826: Research Deep Dive: What we know about gifted education - 6/30/22
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Jun 22 2022:#825: Learning loss may get worse before it gets better - 6/23/22
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Jun 15 2022:#824: Dana Suskind on supporting low-income parents in their children’s early years - 6/15/2022
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Jun 8 2022:#823: How detrimental was remote learning? - 6/8/22
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Jun 1 2022:#822: Checker Finn: Why we need—and need to improve—NAEP - 6/1/22
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May 24 2022:#821: Sec. Aimee Rogstad Guidera on the state of education in Virginia - 5/24/22
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May 18 2022:#820: Social-emotional learning doesn’t have a hidden agenda - 5/18/22
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May 11 2022:#819: The pod on (pandemic) pods 5/11/22
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May 4 2022:#818: Kate Walsh on the state of teacher quality in America - 5/4/22
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Apr 27 2022:#817: Doug Lemov on rebuilding school culture amid a mental health epidemic - 4/27/22
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Apr 20 2022:#816: Want kids back in school? Make sure they feel safe. - 04/20/22
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Apr 13 2022:#815: Paul Hill vs. Checker Finn: Does Denver prove that portfolio districts are doomed? - 4/13/22
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Apr 6 2022:#814: How Biden’s proposed regulations would hurt charter schools - 4/6/22
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Apr 1 2022:Education Gladfly Show: The literal research minute
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Mar 30 2022:#813: Rick Hess and Mike Petrilli on ed reform and culture wars - 3/30/22
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Mar 23 2022:#812: How to follow the science to improve elementary education - 3/23/22
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Mar 16 2022:#811: How one district scouts for talent for its gifted programs - 3/16/22
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Mar 9 2022:#810: College for all or college for some? - 3/9/22
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Mar 2 2022:#809: Diversity, the law, and the future of selective-admission schools - 3/2/22
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Feb 23 2022:#808: End school mask mandates. It’s now or never - 2/23/22
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Feb 16 2022:#807: What are schools doing with their Covid relief dollars? - 2/16/22
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Feb 9 2022:#806: On school boards, curriculum controversies, and a Parents’ Bill of Rights - 02/8/22
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Feb 2 2022:#805: High schools didn’t get the memo that college isn’t for everyone - 02/02/22
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Jan 26 2022:#804: How charter schools are closing achievement gaps in metro areas - 01/26/22
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Jan 19 2022:#803: John Bailey on Omicron and schools - 1/20/2022
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Jan 12 2022:#802: Erica Green on the pandemic’s impact on high school students - 1/12/2022
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Jan 5 2022:#801: Grumpy New Year with Checker Finn - 1/5/22
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Dec 22 2021:#800: Why we need virtue education in our classrooms - 12/21/2021
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Dec 15 2021:#799: Build Back Better’s big impact on pre-k and child care - 12/15/21
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Dec 8 2021:#798: Which metro areas are accelerating student learning? - 12/08/21
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Nov 30 2021:#797: Why debunked reading practices continue to spread - 11/30/21
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Nov 16 2021:#796: What Glenn Youngkin’s election says about education politics today - 11/16/21
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Nov 10 2021:#795: Why we should test in K–2 - 11/10/21
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Nov 4 2021:#794: Universal pre-K seems imminent. Should we celebrate? - 11/4/21
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Oct 28 2021:#793: How D.C. increased teacher diversity and quality - 10/28/21
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Oct 21 2021:#792: NAEP scores were falling even before the pandemic. Was the Great Recession to blame? - 10/21/21
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Oct 13 2021:#791: Is this the end of gifted education in New York City? - 10/13/21
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Oct 7 2021:#790: Why boys flail - 10/07/21
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Sep 30 2021:#789: Too many lost Einsteins - 9/30/21
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Sep 23 2021:#788: Has the pandemic caused an exodus to charter schools? - 9/23/21
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Sep 16 2021:#787: How the Delta variant is impacting back-to-school season - 09/16/21
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Sep 9 2021:#786: Research deep dive: The impact of school voucher programs - 09/09/21
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Sep 1 2021:#785: Helping students fight disinformation online - 09/2/21
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Aug 26 2021:#784: Remote learning worked well for some students. What schools can learn from that. - 08/26/21
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Aug 19 2021:#783: One teacher’s call for choice and content-rich curricula - 08/19/21
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Aug 12 2021:#782: Whatever you do, don’t call it social and emotional learning - 08/12/21
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Aug 4 2021:#781: The House Democrats’ attack on charter schools - 08/04/21
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Jul 28 2021:#780: The state of teacher licensure - 07/28/21
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Jul 21 2021:#779: How districts are spending federal aid - 07/21/21
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Jul 14 2021:#778: The virus isn’t done with schools - 07/14/21
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Jul 8 2021:#777: O-H-I-O: School reform victories in the Buckeye State - 07/08/21
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Jul 1 2021:#776: Can curriculum reform succeed where the rest of standards-based reform failed? - 07/01/21
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Jun 23 2021:#775: The State of State Standards for Civics and U.S. History - 06/23/21
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Jun 16 2021:#774: Research Deep Dive: The impact of urban charter schools - 06/16/21
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Jun 10 2021:#773: Should schools offer a virtual option this fall? - 06/10/21
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Jun 2 2021:#772: What’s going to happen to the NAEP reading test? - 06/02/21
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May 27 2021:#771: Same old, same old: How districts are spending federal relief dollars (so far) - 05/26/21
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May 20 2021:#770: Hooray for Florida’s new school choice legislation - 05/20/21
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May 12 2021:#769: Should we break up behemoth school districts? - 05/12/21
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May 5 2021:#768: Debating Biden’s universal pre-K plan - 05/05/21
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Apr 28 2021:#767: The fight to get kids back in class five days a week - 04/28/21
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Apr 21 2021:#766: The U.S. Department of Education’s puzzling take on testing in 2021 - 04/21/21
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Apr 14 2021:A victory for charter school funding in Oklahoma - 04/14/21
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Apr 7 2021:The pandemic’s silver lining: School choice victories in statehouses nationwide - 04/07/21
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Mar 31 2021:Good news on instructional materials - 03/31/21
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Mar 25 2021:Accelerating learning post-pandemic - 03/24/21
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Mar 17 2021:How to get high-dosage tutoring right - 03/17/2021
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Mar 10 2021:Biden’s relief bill will cut child poverty in half. What’s not to like? - 03/10/21
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Mar 3 2021:A view from the frontlines of the reopening wars - 03/03/21
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Feb 24 2021:Does Biden have the right tack on school reopenings? - 02/24/21
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Feb 17 2021:More parents now admit that their kids have fallen behind academically. Can that awareness power a new wave of reform? - 02/17/21
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Feb 10 2021:Hard evidence on charter schools and district finances - 02/10/21
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Feb 3 2021:Federal Covid-19 stimulus, round three - 02/03/21
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Jan 27 2021:School Choice Week 2021 - 01/27/21
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Jan 20 2021:The education issues facing state legislatures in 2021 - 01/20/21
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Jan 13 2021:Another reason we need to test students in 2021 - 1/13/21
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Jan 6 2021:What does Miguel Cardona’s time in Connecticut imply about his future in Washington? - 01/06/21
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Dec 16 2020:Emily Oster and Noelle Ellerson Ng answer the big question: Will schools reopen this spring? - 12/16/20
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Dec 9 2020:Assessing Joe Biden’s early childhood plans - 12/09/20
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Dec 2 2020:The legacy of Lamar Alexander - 12/02/20
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Nov 18 2020:State budget cuts and our schools - 11/18/20
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Nov 11 2020:Why public education may never return to normal - 11/11/20
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Nov 6 2020:What the election means for education reform - 11/5/20
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Oct 28 2020:Coping with the costs of declining enrollments - 10/28/20
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Oct 21 2020:The loathsome war on exam schools - 10/21/20
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Oct 14 2020:Lemov and Woolway on teaching like a champion—online - 10/14/20
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Oct 7 2020:Reading comprehension is not a skill, and other lessons from Fordham’s latest study - 10/07/20
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Sep 30 2020:How to open a school safely during a pandemic - 09/30/20
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Sep 23 2020:How the pandemic could lead to smarter school spending - 09/23/20
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Sep 16 2020:How did those online summer camps go? - 09/16/20
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Sep 9 2020: Two years after Janus, why are teachers unions stronger than ever? - 09/09/20
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Sep 2 2020:The politics of school reopenings - 09/02/20
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Aug 26 2020:How America’s best charter schools crushed the Covid-19 challenge - 08/26/20
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Aug 19 2020:On Biden’s education platform - 08/19/20
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Aug 12 2020:What about outdoor classes this fall? - 08/12/20
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Aug 5 2020:Another reason for more school autonomy - 8/5/20
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Jul 29 2020:Should districts outsource virtual learning? - 07/29/20
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Jul 22 2020:NAEP’s flawed reading revamp - 07/22/20
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Jul 15 2020:What the coronavirus resurgence means for reopening schools - 07/15/20
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Jul 8 2020:Why fall testing could do more harm than good - 07/08/20
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Jul 1 2020:How assessment data can drive instruction this fall - 07/01/20
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Jun 24 2020:The case for good schools as a state constitutional right - 06/24/20
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Jun 17 2020:Effecting real change in America - 06/17/20
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Jun 10 2020:School districts failed the remote learning test - 6/10/20
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Jun 3 2020:The crisis’s outsized impacts on Catholic schools - 06/03/20
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May 27 2020:The link between location and income - 05/27/20
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May 19 2020:Teacher to Chief: Pathways to Education Leadership - 05/20/20
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May 13 2020:What Americans think about schools’ response to the Covid crisis - 05/13/20
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May 6 2020:A blueprint for reopening schools - 05/06/20
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Apr 29 2020:Schools and social distancing: Just hard, or actually impossible? - 04/29/20
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Apr 22 2020:The one where the pandemic turns Robert into a big softie - 04/22/20
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Apr 15 2020:How schools can personalize instruction when students return next fall - 04/15/20
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Apr 8 2020:Research Deep Dive: The impact of school closures - 04/08/20
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Apr 2 2020:How school districts are dealing with COVID-19 - 04/02/20
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Mar 25 2020:COVID-19 concerns: Special education and accountability - 03/25/20
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Mar 11 2020:On technocrats and culture wars - 03/11/20
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Mar 4 2020:Heavens to Betsy's block grant - 03/04/20
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Feb 26 2020:Community schools and disadvantaged families - 02/26/20
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Feb 19 2020:The barriers blocking students of color from challenging courses - 02/19/20
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Feb 12 2020:Why teachers with higher grading standards get better student outcomes - 02/12/20
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Feb 5 2020:Finding the right school for your child - 02/05/20
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Jan 29 2020:School Choice Week 2020 - 01/29/20
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Jan 22 2020:Research Deep Dive: School discipline reform - 01/22/20
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Jan 15 2020:The 2020 election and education reform - 01/15/20
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Jan 8 2020:The best education research studies of 2019 - 01/08/20
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Dec 17 2019:Why rural education matters - 12/17/19
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Dec 11 2019:On online curriculum materials - 12/11/19
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Dec 4 2019:The effects of early college programs - 12/04/19
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Nov 26 2019:The obstacles of evidence-based practices - 11/26/19
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Nov 20 2019:Are screens to blame for NAEP’s bottom falling out? - 11/20/19
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Nov 13 2019:The Scarcity of High-Quality Early Childhood Education - 11/13/19
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Nov 6 2019:NAEP 2019: It (was) the economy, stupid - 11/06/19
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Oct 30 2019:On education, Warren’s got a pander for that - 10/30/19
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Oct 23 2019:Early warning: Kindergarten readiness skills are trending downward - 10/23/19
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Oct 16 2019:Why the Big Easy’s big gains are over - 10/16/19
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Oct 9 2019:Research Deep Dive: Everything we know about effective teachers - 10/09/19
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Oct 2 2019:Charter schools lift all boats - 10/02/19
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Sep 25 2019:The meaning of Success Academy's success - 09/25/19
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Sep 18 2019:All about AP - 09/18/19
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Sep 11 2019:Parents’ role in school improvement - 09/11/19
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Sep 4 2019:Trends in public opinion on choice, testing, and teacher salaries - 09/04/19
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Aug 28 2019:Boosting student outcomes with end-of-course exams - 08/28/19
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Aug 21 2019:The homecoming court edition - 08/21/19
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Aug 14 2019: Media literacy in our schools - 08/14/19
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Aug 6 2019: Should all students be prepared for both college and career? - 08/07/19
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Jul 31 2019:Is it time to reform discipline reform? - 07/31/19
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Jul 24 2019:What rural Americans think about charter schools - 07/24/19
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Jul 17 2019:One small step for man, one giant leap for our schools? - 07/17/19
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Jul 10 2019:While the Democratic candidates debate the past, the future of education policy is in the hands of the states - 07/10/19
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Jun 25 2019:Research, practice, and the feds - 06/26/19
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Jun 19 2019:Getting wonky on the Democratic candidates’ education ideas - 06/19/19
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Jun 12 2019:Data-based decision-making is great, as long as data are not only test scores - 06/12/19
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Jun 5 2019:The benefits of having a same-race teacher - 06/05/19
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May 29 2019:Rural schools and the urban bleed - 05/29/19
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May 22 2019:Education leadership’s gender imbalance - 05/22/19
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May 15 2019:Can we really transform district schools? - 05/15/19
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May 8 2019:Should U.S. schools mandate foreign language instruction? - 05/08/19
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May 1 2019:Preschool for children of immigrants - 05/01/19
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Apr 24 2019:Searching for “deeper learning”—and not finding it - 04/24/19
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Apr 17 2019: Will charter opposition come for D.C.? - 04/17/19
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Apr 10 2019:Is Checker going soft on “social and emotional learning”? - 04/10/19
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Apr 3 2019:CTE and local labor markets - 04/03/19
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Mar 27 2019:Are schools ready for an economic downturn? - 03/27/19
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Mar 20 2019:Education’s philanthropic shift - 03/20/19
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Mar 13 2019: