Eric Hanushek

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Name: Eric Hanushek
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Will America's Education System Endanger Its Prosperity?

: Is America's future economic success in jeopardy due to a poor educational system? Writers Eric Hanushek and Paul E. Peterson explain the shortcomings of American schools and various remedies. "Uncommon Knowledge" is a production of the Hoover Inst ... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Competition between schools

Sep 11, 2014 byBy Kevin Donnelly – The recent OECD PISA In Focus report titled ‘When is competition between schools beneficial?’ is being used as evidence to criticise Australia’s so-called market driven policies in school education represented by state ... [Published Education News - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Class size does matter: at least for disadvantaged students

A recent report by the Victorian Competition & Efficiency Commission has suggested that reducing class sizes in the state has not improved student academic performance. The report said that despite…AuthorSenior Lecturer, Faculty of Education at Monash ... [Published Conversation AU - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Let’s build better teachers

For the past half-century, and particularly since the 1983 “Nation at Risk” report, Americans have been heaving great sacks of money at schools. Federal spending alone has tripled since the 1970s. The New York Times calculates that the federal government ... [Published Lafayette Daily Advertiser - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Tradeoffs and payoffs: Washington voters asked to make murky choice on class size

Washington voters will be asked in November to lower school class sizes, following a pathway forged by Florida voters in 2002. The push comes in the midst of education funding chaos in Washington, which currently has the fourth largest average class sizes ... [Published Imperial Valley Press - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Why academic achievement matters

Socrates famously said “the unexamined life is not worth living.” He was reflecting on the private benefits of learning about ourselves and the world around us. The more we learn about our own thoughts and desires, abilities, limitations, and surroundings, ... [Published Human Events Online - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

We need to get the best teachers into classrooms

And iot all of them will come from schools of education.The Indiana State Board of Education this week approved a controversial proposal that would make it easier for people without teaching degrees to get into classrooms and teach high school students. ... [Published News Sentinel - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Diversity distractions

This fall Teach for America welcomes its “most diverse” corps in its history, according to a recent press release, with 50 percent of its teachers identifying as people of color.“We’re proud that our incoming corps is more diverse than it’s ever been,” ... [Published New York Post - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

The Fall 2014 Issue of Education Next Is Here

The Fall 2014 issue of Education Next is now available online.Drawing on data from international tests, Eric Hanushek, Paul Peterson and Ludger Woessmann find that even U.S. students from educated families lag in math proficiency on the global stage. ... [Published Education Next - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

It's teachers that matter most: Opinion

Reformers have urged — depending upon where they stand ideologically — smaller class sizes, more accountability, merit pay for teachers and educational choice. Each year seems to bring a new fad: child-centered learning, new math, cooperative learning ... [Published Hunterdon County Democrat - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Build Better Teachers

For the past half-century, and particularly since the 1983 “Nation at Risk” report, Americans have been heaving great sacks of money at schools. Federal spending alone has tripled since the 1970s. The New York Times calculates that the federal government ... [Published Right Wing News blog - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Build Better Teachers

For the past half-century, and particularly since the 1983 "Nation at Risk" report, Americans have been heaving great sacks of money at schools. Federal spending alone has tripled since the 1970s. The New York Times calculates that the federal government ... [Published Creators.Com - Aug 28 2014]

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Will America's Education System Endanger Its Pr... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Sep 12 2014]
Will America's Education System Endanger Its Pr... [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Sep 11 2014]
Competition between schools [Published Education News - Sep 11 2014]
Class size does matter: at least for disadvanta... [Published Conversation AU - Sep 09 2014]
Let’s build better teachers [Published Lafayette Daily Advertiser - Sep 09 2014]
Tradeoffs and payoffs: Washington voters asked ... [Published Imperial Valley Press - Sep 08 2014]
Back to bad schools [Published Washington Examiner - Sep 08 2014]
Why academic achievement matters [Published Human Events Online - Sep 05 2014]
We need to get the best teachers into classrooms [Published News Sentinel - Sep 05 2014]
Strauss: Will Common Core double the high schoo... [Published Washington Post - Sep 04 2014]
Diversity distractions [Published New York Post - Sep 04 2014]
The Fall 2014 Issue of Education Next Is Here [Published Education Next - Sep 04 2014]
Everything You Need To Know About the Texas Sch... [Published Texas Observer - Sep 02 2014]
It's teachers that matter most: Opinion [Published Hunterdon County Democrat - Sep 02 2014]
Build Better Teachers [Published Right Wing News blog - Aug 29 2014]
Build Better Teachers [Published Creators.Com - Aug 28 2014]
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]
When it comes to class sizes, Philadelphia Scho... [Published Daily Local News - Aug 04 2014]
How to Lie with Statistics: Florida School Spen... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jul 15 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]
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Will America's Education System Endanger Its Pr... [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Sep 11 2014]
Is America's future economic success in jeopardy due to a poor educational system? Writers Eric Hanushek and Paul E. Peterson explain the shortcomings of American schools and various remedies. "Uncommon Knowledge" is a production of the Hoover Institution. ...
Build Better Teachers [Published Right Wing News blog - Aug 29 2014]
For the past half-century, and particularly since the 1983 “Nation at Risk” report, Americans have been heaving great sacks of money at schools. Federal spending alone has tripled since the 1970s. The New York Times calculates that the federal government ...
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 ...
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