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HechingerEd

The HechingerEd blog takes a daily look at education issues, news and controversies in and out of the headlines. It’s all part of the conversation at The Hechinger Report, a website devoted to in-depth coverage of national education issues.

RECENT POSTS
College tuition getting more expensive for those who can afford it the least
Interview: Sarah Butrymowicz on Common Core roll out
How to boost college graduation rates for black and Latino males
Skip school and lose welfare? The good and bad of Australia’s tough tactics on truancy
Will Louisiana’s students be ready for online testing?

Community College Spotlight

Joanne Jacobs writes about this often neglected sector of our education system and provides a forum for discussion and debate.

RECENT POSTS
Associate degree is key step to bachelor’s
More earn degrees, but 60% goal is uncertain
2/3 take remedial course
Obama touts job training, but where’s the money?
We shall not all be dentists

Eye on Education

A Sociological Eye on Education is written by sociologist Aaron M. Pallas and comments on educational research and policy. The blog casts a critical eye on educational research, education policy, and the linkages between them.

RECENT POSTS
The soft bigotry of no expectations
Resistance to Common Core isn’t just about suburban soccer moms and their private interests
When policymakers don’t understand basic statistics
Ratings madness: Are there really no highly effective elementary or middle-school teachers in Syracuse?
It’s ‘Opposite Day’ among ed policymakers in Albany