“When Choice Really Works, It Lifts Up Everyone”

Education Next senior editor Paul Peterson spoke with Robert Behning, chair of the house education committee…

A Robust and Timely Discussion of a New Kind of Homeschooling

Hybrid Homeschooling: A Guide to the Future of Education by Michael Q. McShane Rowman & Littlefield,…

The Fix Is In

The Quick Fix: Why Fad Psychology Can’t Cure Our Social Ills by Jesse Singal Farrar, Straus…

Proving the School-to-Prison Pipeline

This spring, the Biden administration announced it would seek public comment on student race and school…

The Education Exchange: Abolish School Districts, a New Book Proposes

The 44th Justice of the Arizona Supreme Court, Clint Bolick, joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss…

Math Concepts? Or Procedures? Best Answer Is Teaching Both

I read with some dismay the response by Barry Garelick (“What It Takes to Actually Improve…

Big Data on Campus

Anyone who uses a smartphone or shops online has had their habits tracked, click by telling…

The Education Exchange: How the Education Secretary in Arkansas Kept Schools Open all Year for In-Person Learning

The Commissioner the Arkansas Division of Elementary and Secondary Education, Johnny Key, joins Paul E. Peterson…

The Covid-19 Pandemic Is a Lousy Natural Experiment for Studying the Effects of Online Learning

The Covid-19 pandemic that prompted a nationwide shutdown of schools and a shift to online instruction…

The Education Exchange: The Year of School Choice

The Chief Executive Officer for ExcelinEd, Patricia Levesque, joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss recent legislative…