abuse in sports

White coaches pick the wrong side when they talk down to their black athletes

Why do we tolerate racialized aggression on the field when we don't tolerate it in our classrooms?

Gifted classes may not help talented students move ahead faster

Survey finds emphasis on developing "creativity" and "critical thinking" instead of acceleration above grade level

charter schools

DeVos’ support of charters spells disaster for their Democrat backers

The party of diversity should promote policies that embrace inclusion

Wallace principal pipeline

Study finds that new principals can boost student achievement — with a little help

But uneven benefits raise questions on lessons learned from $85 million Wallace Foundation project

To the survivors of school shootings

Your survival is the ultimate form of protest

Higher salaries for ‘breaking bad’ in the classroom

Adult payoffs for those who misbehave at school

Women’s History Month should have a place for teachers

Teachers deserve more credit in the history and financial books


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perfect attendance certificates

When school rewards backfire

Perfect attendance certificates didn't work in California and sometimes caused harm

education research

The dark side of education research: widespread bias

Johns Hopkins study finds that insider research shows 70 percent more benefits to students than independent research

Operation Varsity Blues proves we need affirmative action

Affirmative action isn’t the problem, it’s wealthy parents who are robbing underrepresented groups of opportunities to climb the social ladder.