News from CIEB

Marc Tucker speaking at the 2012 Southern Growth Policies Conference

Marc Tucker recently travelled to Chattanooga, TN to participate in the Southern Growth Policies Conference hosted by Governor Bill Haslam.  News Channel Nine covered the event and reported on some of the pertinent workforce issues in the region. An op-ed in the State Journal (WV), reviews NCEE’s latest book, reasoning “Shanghai may have the right idea when it comes to training teachers.” In his blog in Education Week, Marc Tucker questions whether differentiated learning is really a solution to the school finance crisis, explains why STEM does not make sense, and discusses the presidential candidates’ education agendas.