Eric Hanushek

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Name: Eric Hanushek
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Tips to get the teacher you want for your kids

Jacob Sullivan* had always liked school, and he loved learning. But by grade four, says his mom, Carla Sullivan,* his attitude had changed, largely due to the dynamic with his teacher that year. "It was as though she put him in a box and marked it, 'Doesn't ... [Published MSN Canada - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Does it even matter if Americans are terrible at math?

If there's one thing Americans know about international tests, it's this: we aren't very good at them.In 2012, the last time 15-year-olds from 65 countries and economies took an international math test, the US ended up ranked far from the top — particularly ... [Published VOX.com - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Low rankings spread across all economic levels

at 12:02 amQ: My brother-in-law, an engineer from Poland, argues that good American schools aren’t as good as we think. I believe that the United States does poorly in international rankings because urban districts drag down the scores. He says I’m naive. ... [Published Albuquerque Journal - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

The Productivity of Public Charter Schools

Amber M. Northern, Ph.D. Aaron Churchill August 04, 2014 Related Links:EDITOR’S NOTE: This short review originally ran in Education Gadfly Weekly on July 23, 2014. Here we present the original review with an added Ohio perspective.This new report from ... [Published Thomas B. Fordham Foundation - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

The Numbers Say Philadelphia Is In No Danger of 40-Student Classes

Philadelphia school and city officials say the district will be forced to lay off teachers and possibly grow class sizes as large as 40 when students return in September, unless the state and city gives it more money.But the district’s numbers don’t seem ... [Published Heartlander Magazine - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Student-focused perspective on K-12 employment

Shining light on what's really the matter with Kansas and discussing practical solutions from a low-tax, pro-growth perspective that preserves the ability of governments to provide high quality services. Gubernatorial candidates Sam Brownback and Paul ... [Published Topeka Capital-Journal - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

The debate is over: money matters in education

For decades politicians and researchers have argued about whether money makes a difference in education. The funding increases recommended by the Gonski review of school funding brought these arguments to the fore again.Opponents of Gonski claimed spending ... [Published Melbourne Age - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 2 reports

How to Lie with Statistics: Florida School Spending Edition

Activists in Florida found a way to torture the state’s education spending data to make appear as though Florida is 50th in education spending. The only catch is that their rather unconventional method ranks Washington D.C. as 51st, despite the fact that ... [Published Cato Institute - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

The splintering school-reform movement

Michael J. Petrilli July 14, 2014 Related Links:One of the great misconceptions in education is that the reform movement is monolithic. There have always been competing camps, often defined on ideological grounds. Conservatives and libertarians tend to ... [Published Thomas B. Fordham Foundation - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 1 reports

There Is No War on Teachers

Entities: War, Eric Hanushek
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 11 2014 - 1 reports

Vergara decision to drive reforms in teacher employment, Stanford experts say

Law Professor William Koski and Hoover Senior Fellow Eric Hanushek discuss the ramifications of the recent ruling. ... [Published Stanford News Headlines - Jun 11 2014]
First reported May 26 2014 - Updated May 26 2014 - 1 reports

Opportunity vs redistribution

Hopi Sen says the best response to immmigration is to give "our citizens the skills needed to succeed in a  post-manual labour world": I want a society where every child gets the chances of a Toynbee, or a Miliband, or a Cameron, or a Johnson, or a Dromey, ... [Published Stumbling and Mumbling - May 26 2014]

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Tips to get the teacher you want for your kids [Published MSN Canada - Aug 19 2014]
Does it even matter if Americans are terrible a... [Published VOX.com - Aug 13 2014]
Low rankings spread across all economic levels [Published Albuquerque Journal - Aug 12 2014]
The Productivity of Public Charter Schools [Published Thomas B. Fordham Foundation - Aug 04 2014]
When it comes to class sizes, Philadelphia Scho... [Published Daily Local News - Aug 04 2014]
The Numbers Say Philadelphia Is In No Danger of... [Published Heartlander Magazine - Jul 31 2014]
Student-focused perspective on K-12 employment [Published Topeka Capital-Journal - Jul 29 2014]
The debate is over: money matters in education [Published Melbourne Age - Jul 27 2014]
Study claims charter schools more cost effectiv... [Published The City Wire - Jul 25 2014]
A guaranteed income for every American would el... [Published VOX.com - Jul 23 2014]
Research Finds Charter Schools Nationwide More ... [Published Newswise - Jul 22 2014]
How to Lie with Statistics: Florida School Spen... [Published Cato Institute - Jul 15 2014]
How to Lie with Statistics: Florida School Spen... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jul 15 2014]
The splintering school-reform movement [Published Thomas B. Fordham Foundation - Jul 14 2014]
There Is No War on Teachers [Published RealClearPolitics - Homepage - Jun 13 2014]
Ta-Ta To Teacher Tenure? Ctd [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 13 2014]
Vergara decision to drive reforms in teacher em... [Published Stanford News Headlines - Jun 11 2014]
Opportunity vs redistribution [Published Stumbling and Mumbling - May 26 2014]
We Need Better Teachers [Published Policy Review - Apr 02 2014]
Koret Task Force on K-12 Education Reaches Mile... [Published Policy Review - Feb 21 2014]
MARCUS WINTERS: Better Schools, Fewer Dollars: ... [Published Instapundit - Feb 03 2014]
Review - Shyamalan sees well-read people [Published Times Education Supplement - Nov 24 2013]
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How to Lie with Statistics: Florida School Spen... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jul 15 2014]
Jason Bedrick Activists in Florida found a way to torture the state’s education spending data to make appear as though Florida is 50th in education spending. The only catch is that their rather unconventional method ranks Washington D.C. as 51st, despite ...
There Is No War on Teachers [Published RealClearPolitics - Homepage - Jun 13 2014]
Eric Hanushek, USA Today ...
Ta-Ta To Teacher Tenure? Ctd [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 13 2014]
Noah Feldman  eviscerates  the Vergara ruling : So how did California’s teacher tenure laws violate the  state constitution ? The court’s two-part reasoning was thin to the point of being emaciated. First, it observed that the state constitution guarantees ...
Vergara decision to drive reforms in teacher em... [Published Stanford News Headlines - Jun 11 2014]
Law Professor William Koski and Hoover Senior Fellow Eric Hanushek discuss the ramifications of the recent ruling. ...
Opportunity vs redistribution [Published Stumbling and Mumbling - May 26 2014]
Hopi Sen says the best response to immmigration is to give "our citizens the skills needed to succeed in a  post-manual labour world": I want a society where every child gets the chances of a Toynbee, or a Miliband, or a Cameron, or a Johnson, or a Dromey, ...
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