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HIGHER EDUCATION
Borrower’s Remorse

Stephen Burd wrote for the Washington Monthly about the origins and future of the borrower defense to repayment rule.


HIGHER EDUCATION and LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES PROJECT
George Siemens and David Wiley Join Forces for a MOOC About Open Education

Manuela Ekowo interviewed George Siemens and David Wiley for her EdSurge column.


LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES PROJECT
Cost Shouldn’t Keep Students From Taking AP Exams

Lindsey Tepe wrote for Slate about the benefits of online textbooks.


LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES PROJECT
Don’t Take Away Your Teen’s Phone

Lisa Guernsey wrote a piece for FutureTense in Slate about teenage smartphone use.


DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS
How a Tougher Test and Chaos in D.C. Just Made Things a Whole Lot Harder for Kids Learning English

Conor P. Williams wrote for The 74 about changing standardized tests for English Learners in DC public schools.


PREK-12 EDUCATION
Why We Don’t Know Anything About Transgender Teachers, And Why We Should

Sabia Prescott wrote for HuffPost about how a lack of inclusive data may sideline the policy priorities for transgender teachers.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Mizzou’s Policy May Disadvantage Low-Income Students

Ernest Ezeugo wrote for Diverse Issues in Higher Education about a recent University of Missouri policy designed to limit student spending.


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.