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The First Hard Evidence on Virtual Education - In this entry on the Education Next blog, Martin R. West points to findings supporting continued experimentation with technology-based innovation in K-12 education.
Effective Schools Help Students Outperform Expectations Based on Cognitive Skills - Differences in school effectiveness have important consequences for students’ academic achievement.
Support for Common Core Slips, But Majority of Public Still In Favor - 2014 EdNext poll finds while the public, on average, gives 50% of teachers in their local schools an A or a B grade, 22% are given a D or an F
U.S. Students from Educated Families Fall Short in Math Proficiency on Global Stage - U.S. ranks 27th out of 34 OECD countries overall; 28th among students with at least one college-educated parent
Endangering Prosperity: A Global View of the American School - A sobering new book on the long-term cost of a stagnant U.S. education system.