Past school finance ligation shows that future reform must focus on the quality of education.
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In the 2018 midterms, education was a key issue in many state-level races, as some pro-education candidates won races and a number of education-related ballot measures were approved.
Communities across the country are redesigning their high schools to better engage students and prepare them for success in college and the workforce.
Policymakers must reimagine instruction and school structures to reflect the latest science of learning.
This November, voters in at least 35 states will have the chance to accept or reject roughly 150 education policy and funding questions in the form of ballot measures.
For-profit virtual charter schools consistently underperform other public schools. Available financial records demonstrate that large for-profit virtual charter school operators allocate public dollars toward advertising, executive compensation, lobbying, and profit at the expense of instruction.
States and the federal government must reverse a decade of disinvestment and give students and teachers the resources they need to be successful.
CAP director of standards and accountability Laura Jimenez testified before the Council of the District of Columbia on education reform.
On Friday, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics will release its Employment Situation Summary for the month of August. Here’s how teachers are faring.
This report provides an analysis of the instructional materials used by the 30 largest school districts in the country.
The community schools strategy can reimagine and retool the nation’s public schools to give students in low-income communities a high-quality education.
America’s high school students need a rich and varied curriculum in order to be successful in high school, college, and beyond.
If federal lawmakers’ attacks on Medicaid succeed, states could be forced to fill the resulting budget holes with cuts to public education, leading to lower salaries for teachers or higher tuition for college students.
Testimony Before Council Hearing on Bill 22-776: District of Columbia Education Research Advisory Board and Collaborative Establishment Amendment Act of 2018
Because teachers’ compensation should reflect the importance of their work, CAP proposes a $10,000 federal Teacher Tax Credit that would increase pay for eligible teachers in high-poverty schools.