649Nov 8, 2012
2012 Election and Education Policy
Education scholars and policy leaders from both political parties discussed education priorities for the Obama administration’s second term. Topics included the prospects for the ...
1,058Oct 17, 2012
Education policy leaders and professors, contributors to the recently published The Futures of School Reform, talked about reform of the education model in American schools.*They discussed the ...
1,093Aug 25, 2010
Public Opinion and Education Policy
Panelists talked about public attitudes toward education policy in the U.S. They focused on findings from two national research initiatives on attitudes toward public schools and student ...
36Jan 10, 2009
Arne Duncan Nomination
Andrew Rotherham reported by telephone on the nomination hearing for Arne Duncan as secretary of education.
184Oct 20, 2008
Future of Secondary Education
State and local officials spoke about the state of high school education at an educational summit on the need to improve secondary education. Panelists addressed a number of issues including ...
48May 8, 2006
Book Discussion on Tough Love for Schools
Frederick Hess talked about his book Tough Love for Schools: Essays on Competition, Accountability, and Excellence, published by AEI Press. In the book he explores the practical and ...
23May 29, 2002
Innovations in Teacher Pay
Panelists talked about new innovations in teacher compensation and how they are used to achieve education goals. Dr. Hassel’s new Progressive Policy Institute paper was featured, ...