Required Reading for Education Reformers: J.D. Vance’s memoir 'Hillbilly Elegy' offers an unsentimental view of poverty and some lessons for policymakers.
U.S News & World Report | 08/13/2016
The book is a reminder of the roles that institutions play (and fail to play) in the lives of our young people, and that if a primary goal of ed reform is to arrest generational poverty, that is not a race-based movement.... Read the rest
ESSA Didn’t Settle Federal Education Policy. Far From It.
EducationNext | 08/18/2016
Tempers flare among charter school supporters as state tightens vetting process
NC Policy Watch | 08/17/2016
CMS: Gender unicorn, transgender training won’t greet students
The Charlotte Observer | 08/17/2016
North Carolina Teachers Cover Classroom Costs On Their Own Dime
WUNC Radio | 08/17/2016
Looking ahead to 2017 goals for taxes, education, fiscal stability
The Carolina Journal | 08/18/2016
Millions of Kids Who Need Summer Meals Aren’t Getting Them. But Experts Have Some New Ideas