Abel McDaniels is a research associate for K-12 Education at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, he taught social studies. Previously, he interned at Public Citizens for Children and Youth, where he focused on charter school oversight, high school quality, and a fair school funding formula for Pennsylvania.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in urban studies from the University of Pennsylvania.

By Abel McDaniels
64 Years After Brown v. Board, Progressive Leaders Must Act on SegregationCenter for American ProgressMay 17, 2018
Education Reform Must Include Discipline ReformReal Clear EducationMarch 27, 2018
Public Schools Must Address Disparities in Discipline RatesCenter for American ProgressJanuary 17, 2018
A New Path for School IntegrationCenter for American ProgressDecember 19, 2017
Care About Teacher BurnoutU.S. News & World ReportDecember 11, 2017
The Trump Administration’s Slow But Steady Undoing of the Department of EducationCenter for American ProgressNovember 20, 2017
Giving to the RichCenter for American ProgressNovember 16, 2017
The Progressive Case for Charter SchoolsCenter for American ProgressOctober 24, 2017
Wraparound Services: the Next Phase of Education ReformRealClearEducationSeptember 26, 2017
What History Can Teach Us About Private School VouchersInside SourcesAugust 6, 2017