In this post, NPE’s Carol Burris looks at the charter sector and asks and answers these questions: Can charter schools be reformed? Should they be?
It’s part of a pattern, Burris said, of wealthy donors who support charter schools infusing campaign cash into school board races.
This post, written by Carol Burris and Diane Ravitch, looks at the issue of governance and why it matters who is in charge.
Any truce in New York’s education wars will likely be short lived.
Whether charter are for-profit or nonprofit, there will still be ample opportunity for profiteers to take advantage of the public treasure and trust.
In this Washington Post Answer Sheet piece NPE Executive Director Carol Burris looks at the real story behind New Orleans school reforms.
The Arkansas Times investigates Arkansas’s rankings in NPE’s Grading the States, A Report Card on our Nation’s Public Schools.
NPE Communications Director Darcie Cimarusti writes about the privatization forces at work in Indianapolis for the Answer Sheet.
David Safier writes for Arizona Weekly about NPE’s Grading the States, A Report Card on our Nation’s Commitment to Public Schools.
Read Valerie Strauss’ analysis of NPE’s Grading the States, a A Report Card on our Nation’s Commitment to Public Schools.
Author Joann Barkan writes about privatization and references NPE’s #AnotherDayAnotherCharterScandal to demonstrate the scope of charter corruption.
Don’t miss this analysis of NPE’s report, Online Learning: What Every Parent Should Know, in THE Journal, the first magazine to cover education technology.
NPE President Diane Ravitch and Executive Director Carol Burris reflect on Betsy DeVos’s first year as Secretary of Education.
Carol Burris’s latest piece for the Answer Sheet is an in-depth look at Education Savings Accounts, a Koch Brothers privatization scheme.
The Nation takes a critical look at NPE’s investigation of California’s charter sector, Charters and Consequences, An Investigative Report.
Don’t miss Diane Ravitch’s words of caution for entrepreneurs and tech enthusiasts about education and technology in EdSurge
NPE Executive Director Carol Burris’ latest piece for the Answer Sheet is the first in a three part series on efforts to privatize public education in Indiana.
The Detroit News invited NPE President Diane Ravitch to write a plan to revive education in Detroit. Here is her proposal.
This post by Carol Burris and Darcie Cimarusti looks at where Trump and DeVos’ education policies were part of the debate during the election season.
Read Carol Burris and Darcie Cimarusti’s report on the dark money DFER is funneling into the 2017 Denver School Board race.