If you’re in need of an enjoyable, yet thought-provoking book to read on your summer vacation, I highly recommend On the Rocketship. Richard Whitmire’s latest book details how Rocketship, one of the celebrated “No Excuses”-brand charter networks got its start and, in doing so, shares a valuable lesson that everyone in the education field can […]
I am not just learning;—I am experiencing education at the highest level, and there is no substitute for that feeling.
There has been lots of news and discussion about school choice this month. And so we decided to compile our own list of greatest hits.
Envision Arrested Development as a chemistry class offered as a MOOC by one of the many online providers.
Rather than being forced to hang onto every word of every lecture, I can gain what I want from the course rather than what a teacher wants me to learn.
In this day and age, a student’s education need not be limited to the four walls of the classroom nor the lines drawn around his school district.
To maximize every student’s potential for learning and prepare them for success in the 21st century, America needs an education system that is constructed around the needs of learners.
Transforming Education for Students with Unique Abilities: Applications for Personal Learning Scholarship Accounts Now Available
Through the PLSA Program, the state is not only empowering parents of children with unique abilities to make critical choices concerning their children’s educational goals, but also providing the specific resources to make those goals a reality.
Funding has long been the flawed measuring stick of education quality.
The task facing current policymakers will prove still more daunting: to produce even greater improvements without increasing per-pupil spending.