NCEE in the Media

Here’s What One State Is Doing toPrepare Students for the Jobs of the Future, Education Week, June 6, 2019

National Experts on Kirwan Plan: ‘A Clarion Call to Action’, Maryland Matters, June 7, 2019

Kirwan Commission Pushes Higher Standards, Teacher Pay, WYPR (MD), February 14, 2019

Maryland panel recommends billions in new school spending, Associated Press, December 6, 2018

A Little Finland, a Little Canada, a Lot of Moxie: Why One Indianapolis Teachers College Is Betting It Can Train More Successful Educators After a Radical Reboot, The 74, November 25, 2018

Educational influencer shares his passion and purposeThe Educator (Australia), October 23, 2018

Growth Machine Based on Educated Workers, The Wall Street Journal, October 19, 2018

Pre-to-3: What can countries with high-performing early-childhood systems teach the US?, Education Dive, October 12, 2018

Time to change how we think about early education, international study finds, Hechinger Report, October 9, 2018

Superintendents’ forum: Kutztown University, school districts in thriving partnership, Reading Eagle, October 3, 2018

Finding the sweet spot between defeatism and utopianism when setting school standards, Fordham Institute Flypaper Blog, September 14, 2018

The US spends more on education than other countries. Why is it falling behind?, The Guardian, September 7, 2018

Is It Time for the American Approach to Assessment to Change?, Education Week, September 5, 2018

Lowering school standards for diversity’s sake hurts all studentsUSA Today, June 6, 2018

School superintendents learn collaboration in state program, The Times, May 9, 2018

NYC’s failure to create enough good schools is the problem, not segregation, NY Post Editorial, May 5, 2018

NCEE on How a Fractured Educational System Threatens the Future Competitiveness of the US Economy,, April 27, 2018

Worldwide data offer useful hints for US schools, Journal Gazette Editorial, April 16, 2018

What the U.S. could lean from Canada about integrating immigrant student, PBS News Hour, April 3, 2018

Empowered Educators: NCEE’s Study of International School Systems Provides Insights to Guide US Thought Leaders to Improve Education,, March 19, 2018

The College Oversell Crisis, Chief Learning Officer, March 5, 2018

Episode 116 : “Empowered Educators” w/ Linda Darling-Hammond and Marc Tucker, Teaching Matters (NPR Podcast), February 6, 2018

Empowered Educators, with Linda Darling Hammond, FreshEd with Will Brehm(Podcast), February 5, 2018

Can Botswana replicate Finnish Education System?Botswana Weekend Post, February 5, 2018

Webinar series focuses on the world’s best in education to empower educators, Edsource, December 14, 2017

Letter: We don’t protect status quo, schools chief says, The Detroit News, December 13, 2017

Not Your Daddy’s Vocational Education, School Administrator Magazine, December 2017

Colorado CareerWise Links High School Apprentices With Employers, Public, November 17, 2017

Human skills will prevail in world of AI, says Rose Luckin, The Australian, November 15, 2017

AI: Urgent need to ‘reconceive schooling’ to ensure workforce not consigned to joblessness, Australia Broadcasting Company, November 8, 2017

Construction industry: Not everyone needs college to get a good job (Dialogue Delaware), Delaware Online, November 9, 2017

What Is the United States Doing Wrong When It Comes to Developing Effective School Principals?, Alliance for Excellent Education, November 2, 2017

Hunter selected as Instructional Supervisor for Madison County Schools, The Richmond Register, November 2, 2017

Column: How to build a world-class education system, The Detroit News, November 2, 2017

Kirwan Commission won’t finish school funding recommendations this year, Maryland Reporter, October 25, 2017

TEACHER VOICE: On the ground in Singapore, with a sharp perspective, Hechinger Report, October 23, 2017

Principal-Training Secrets Shared by the World’s Top School Systems, Inside School Research (Edweek), October 19, 2017

TEACHER VOICE: In Finland, it’s easier to become a doctor or lawyer than a teacher — Here’s why, Hechinger Report, October 16, 2017

If you want a world-class education system, then empower our teachers, The Hill, October 12, 2017

Kirwan Commission calls for universal pre-kindergarten, Baltimore Post-Examiner, October 11, 2017

Who Are the World’s Most Valued Teachers?, CNN, October 5, 2017

Teacher Voice: How Australia Build a Better Career Path for Teachers, Hechinger Report, September 25, 2017

Marc Tucker on US Education in Peril, Nantucket Cross Currents, September 22, 2017

Teaching Civility In The Time Of Trump, Honolulu Civil Beat, September 1, 2017

How Academic Calendars Shape the Economy, The Atlantic, August 24, 2017

R.I. education chief emphasizes return to teaching, not testing, Providence Journal, July 28, 2017

The top issue in the 2018 governor’s race, Baltimore Sun, July 27, 2017

Maryland lags behind some states on school spending, Maryland Reporter, July 27, 2017

TEACHER VOICE: When it comes to teacher training, the U.S. could learn a thing or two from Canada, Hechinger Report, July 10, 2017

20 current, former principals will participate in leadership enhancement program, Providence Journal, June 28, 2017

What can U.S. schools learn from top education systems in other countries?, Ed Source, June 27, 2017

Nevada expands school grant program to help poor students, Las Vegas Review Journal, June 25, 2017

Report examines how other countries improve teacher quality, Education Dive, June 12, 2017

The Secret to High-Performing Nations’ Success? A Respected, Professionalized Teaching Force, NEA Today, June 9, 2017

Teacher and teaching quality in the world’s top-performing education systems, International Education News, June 9, 2017

Borsuk: What does it really mean to ‘never, never give up on students?, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, May 6, 2017

THE SCHOOL BELL: School children have no time to lose, The Tomah Journal, April 27, 2017

Kirwan Commission Reconvenes, Focuses on Attracting and Retaining High Quality Teachers, Maryland Association of Counties, April 26, 2017

Here’s What the U.S. Can Learn About Teaching Quality From Top Countries, Teaching Now ( blog), April 24, 2017

Borsuk: Can call for urgency and consensus on education take hold in Wisconsin?, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, April 22, 2017

The Curious Case of School Funding in Australia, ABC Radio Australia, April 13, 2017

A Glimpse Into Canada’s Practices Helps Us Examine Our Own, Education Week blog, March 2, 2017

The kids can’t write (or reason), Joanne Jacobs Blog, February 1, 2017

Will the XQ “Super Schools” Live Up to Their Name?, Education Next, Spring 2017

4 Ideas to Improve U.S. Math Performance, Real Clear Education, January 30, 2017

Are Microcredentials the new iPhone?, Education Week, January 26, 2017

Iconic School-Reform Group Ends 33-Year Run, Education Week, January 20, 2017

Our American States Podcast: No Time to Lose, National Conference of State Legislatures, January 18, 2017

Mass. schools look overseas for competition, Boston Globe, January 2, 2017

Innovative assessments in Corinth School District, USA, Cambridge International Assessments, December 13, 2016

Globally Ready—Or Not?, Educational Leadership Magazine, December 2016

Promising Practices in Boosting School Leadership Capacity: Principal Academies, National Governors Association, December 13, 2016

The Age of Accountability is Making Teachers Miserable, BYU Radio, December 14, 2016

School’s Out Forever, for Teachers Who Burnout Early Robin Clark Eilenberg County News (Maryland), December 14, 2016

Decent PISA Numbers, But Can Mass. Students Really Do The Math?, WBUR (Boston), December 9, 2016

Are Boys Really Better At Math Than Girls? Male Students Outperform In Science Tests, International Business Times, December 7, 2016

U.S. Students’ Math Scores Drop on International Exam, World Ranking Falls to No. 35, The 74, December 76, 2016

Mass. shines on global test, but math scores slip, Boston Globe, December 6, 2016

Internationally, U.S. Students Are Falling, U.S. News and World Report, December 6, 2016

U.S. Treads Water in PISA Results for Science, Math, Reading, Education Week, December 6, 2016

U.S. Teenagers Lose Ground in International Math Exam, Raising Competitiveness Concerns, The Wall Street Journal, December 6, 2015

On the world stage, U.S. students fall behind, The Washington Post, December 6, 2016

When Finnish Teachers Work in America’s Public Schools, The Atlantic, November 28, 2016

Making sense of job skills for the future, The Straights Times, November 7, 2016

Education commission not just about money, but how it’s spent, and what it achieves, Maryland Reporter, November 1, 2016

UNESCO World Teachers’ Day shines light on motivation and critical shortages, UNESCO, October 6, 2016

Local principal earns leadership honor, The Richmond Register, September 16, 2016

How are other countries able to close the achievement gap and produce such high-achieving students?, NCSL Magazine, September 1, 2016

Bipartisan group of state lawmakers calls for big changes to improve U.S. public schools, Washington Post, August 9, 2016

Elementary teacher expertise is critical, study says, San Jose Mercury News, July 28, 2016

International Lessons for Developing Elementary Teachers, Ed Prep Matters (AACTE), July 26, 2016

We’d Be Better at Math if the U.S. Borrowed These Four Ideas for Training Teachers from Finland, Japan and China, Hechinger Report, July 20, 2016

Top-Performing Countries Give Teachers Deeper Training in Elementary Content, Education Week, July 19, 2016

Editorial: ‘Teachers Relief Bill’ signed but more reforms needed, Rome News Tribune (GA), May 5, 2016

Improving School Leadership: What Works, The Rand Blog, April 28, 2016

Master-Teacher Program in New York Will Expand, Teacher Beat (Edweek Blog), March 18, 2016

American Workers Rank Last In Problem-Solving Skills With Technology, Fast Company, March 10, 2016

U.S. Adults Lag Peers in Numeracy, Problem-Solving, Politico, March 10, 2016

Americans Rank Last in Problem-Solving With Technology, Wall Street Journal, March 10, 2016

Trump, Sanders Supporters: Poor Education, Not Wall Street, is the Problem, Huffington Post, March 8, 2016

Asian Countries Take the U.S. to School, The Atlantic, February 29, 2016

Teacher Evaluations Require a Mix of Strategies, Principal Leadership Magazine, March 2016

Down to the Core, Education Investor (UK), February 2016

Passport to High-Quality Teacher PD, Ed Central, February 1, 2016

How High-Performing Nations Treat Educators as Professionals, NEA Today, January 20, 2016

Reports: Teacher PD Drives School Growth, and Other Countries Offer Models, Education Week, January 19, 2016

Making Sense of Global Comparisons in Education, The Educated Reporter (EWA Blog), January 19, 2016

What high performing countries have to teach us about teacher training, Hechinger Report, January 15, 2016

What the US could learn from Singapore about making teachers better, Vox, January 15, 2016

The Miseducation of Donald Trump Voters, U.S. News and World Report, December 31, 2015

Keeping Our Schools Public, Joplin Globe (MO), December 27, 2015

Donald Trump, Education Policy and the Future of American Politics, Huffington Post, December 22, 2015

Global Education Challenges: The Arab World is Not Alone, Al-Fanar Media, November 13, 2015

Lead the Change Series: Q&A with Marc Tucker, AERA Educational Change Special Interest Group, November 2015

Study says standardized testing is overwhelming nation’s public schools, Washington Post, October 24, 2015

How Does Life for Working Parents in Finland Compare to Those in the U.S., Fast Company, October 7, 2015

Test Scores Under Common Core Show That ‘Proficient’ Varies by State, New York Times, October 5, 2015

Why Singapore Has the Smartest Kids in the World, CNN, October 5, 2015

Q&A: Marc Tucker on Accountability, Inspired (Michigan), September 17, 2015

Teacher Accountability: Why pointing fingers isn’t doing us any favors, Inspired (Michigan), September 17, 2015

U.S. Education Needs to Change, Prairie Public News (North Dakota), September 23, 2015

School Teaching, Skills for Work Don’t Always Match Up in Georgia, MyAJC, September 12, 2015

Should Standardized Testing Be Part of a Civil Rights Agenda?, The Nation, July 10, 2015

The Global Context: Rethinking Career and Technical Education, Education Writers Association, May 28, 2015

U.S. Students Stagnate in Social Studies, Wall Street Journal, April 29, 2015