With this week’s new bill to rewrite No Child Left Behind released by Lamar Alexander’s (R-TN) education committee, GOP lawmakers are surprisingly taking one more step to cut back on the use of competition, incentives, and innovation in federal grants for education. Ironically, this GOP push to reduce competition and incentives has led to an […]
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David Whitman is a Contributing Editor at Education Post and was a reporter for nearly two decades for U.S. News & World Report. From June 2009 to November 2014 he was chief speechwriter for U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan.