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Education Research: Does the United States Have the Right Model?

After decades and billions of dollars, the education research establishment, by and large, does not know how to reliably identify the factors that account for success in large-scale education systems, writes Marc Tucker.

Global Ed Talks with Michael Stevenson

Watch the video: Anthony Mackay discusses the future of learning with Michael Stevenson, senior advisor to the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) program at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

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NCEE Adds Three New Board Members

Peggy Brookins, Robert L. Joss, and Joanne Weiss have joined the National Center on Education and the Economy’s Board of Trustees in what CEO Anthony Mackay called “a significant moment for the organization’s next phase of growth and development.”

A Message to America
A Message to America

Could Maryland’s new education plan—the most ambitious comprehensive state-wide school reform effort undertaken in the last quarter century—be a template for once again producing both the best-educated workforce in the world and broadly shared prosperity for the U.S.?

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