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EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
To Help Low-Income Children Succeed, Focus on the Transition to Kindergarten

Aaron Loewenberg wrote for the Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity about his report, Connecting the Steps.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Lieberman: ESSA Allows States to Focus on Often Overlooked Pre-K Ed Players — School Principals

Abbie Lieberman wrote for The 74 about how ESSA Title II funds can be used to train elementary school principals to be pre-K leaders.


PREK-12 EDUCATION
Williams: Raising LA High School Graduation Rates by Any Means Necessary Is an Empty Accomplishment

Conor P. Williams wrote for The 74 about the paradox of growing graduation rates via lowering standards in the Los Angeles Unified School Di


HIGHER EDUCATION
DeVos Is Discarding College Policies That New Evidence Shows Are Effective

Kevin Carey wrote for the New York Times about Secretary DeVos' changing policies concerning for-profit colleges.


PREK-12 EDUCATION
Williams: The Closer Charter Fans Are to the Classroom, the Higher Their Trump Anxiety

Conor P. Williams wrote for the 74 on the future of charter schools under new presidential leadership.


DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS
Williams: In Praise of New Jersey, Illinois, Louisiana — 3 States Smartly Using ESSA to Help English Learners

Conor Williams wrote a column for the 74 Million on a few examples of promising state policy innovations for serving English Learners.


HIGHER EDUCATION
​OER Researchers Don’t Disaggregate Data on Diverse Students. Here’s Why They Should.

Manuela Ekowo wrote for EdSurge on how the promise of open educational resources may not be equal for disadvantaged or traditionally undeser


PREK-12 EDUCATION
K-12 Teachers Are Disproportionately White and Monolingual. Here’s One Way That Could Change.

Amaya Garcia and Shayna Cook wrote an article for Slate about the disparities in racial and linguistic diversity among the K-12 student popu


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Williams: Trump’s Ed Budget Masks Cuts as Flatlines and Makes Cuts That Devastate Kids

Conor P. Williams wrote for The 74 Million about how Trump's proposed education cuts could affect America's youth.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Running a Pre-K Program Is Hard. So Why Do Some States Require Almost No Qualifications?

Abbie Lieberman and Laura Bornfreund wrote an article for Slate about state-level standards and requirements for preschool programs.


PREK-12 EDUCATION
Williams: The D.C. Enrollment Scandal Shows How Critical It Is to Guard Against Parent Privilege

Conor P. Williams wrote for The 74 about the enrollment scandal at D.C. public schools.


The Little-Known Statistician Who Taught Us to Measure Teachers

Kevin Carey wrote for the New York Times about a Tennessee statistician who sought to measure the “value-added” contributions of individual