Tag: reform

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Undergraduate curricular reform efforts at Harvard and Duke suggest there’s no one way to do it well

March 10, 2016

Via: Inside Higher Ed

General education programs at their best impart to undergraduates basic knowledge in — or at least exposure to — a variety of disciplines, and provide some sense of how to study and live in a thoughtful way. Their iterations on […]

Education Strategies

Education policies worthy of the name ‘reform’

December 22, 2015

Via: AFT News

In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten writes about the potential of the new Every Student Succeeds Act to bring positive change to our public education system. Weingarten summarizes some of the law’s […]