July 2, 2020
Charter schools like Success Academy have brought school choice to low-income families. However, Robert Pondiscio is convinced that curriculum and instructional style cannot be the only...
Teaching to navigate existing technology is not the same as cultivating the ingenuity required to attain new heights.
September 3, 2019
A review of two recent books on school reform by James V. Shuls provokes a heated exchange between two prominent scholars over a proposal to significantly widen the federal role in K-12 education.
March 29, 2019
June 3, 2015
Carol Iannone illuminates the strengths and weaknesses of the Common Core State Standards and analyzes how accurately the CCSS represent the “American experience."
April 16, 2013
Jane Robbins describes the defects in the Common Core State Standards for English and math; Mark Bauerlein responds, seeing opportunity rather than disaster.
March 26, 2011
This article on the growing influence of Islam on American charter schools appeared in the "Islam in Scholarship and Education" issue of Academic Questions (vol. 24, no. 1).
September 22, 2009
June 29, 2009
This interview appeared in the "Case Studies in Academic Maladies" issue of Academic Questions (vol. 22, no. 3)
May 28, 2009
A teacher reflects on the politics she has seen in K-12 classrooms -and the playground.