CAP and ERS outline sustainable turnaround practices for state policymakers and recommend the appropriate roles for the federal government, states, districts, and schools to play in supporting successful turnaround efforts.
Innovation in Accountability
The Unlikely Area in Which For-Profit Colleges Are Doing Just Fine
Workin’ 9 to 5
Rebuilding the High School to Middle Class Pipeline
A Quality Alternative: A New Vision for Higher Education Accreditation
This fact sheet provides a guide for state policymakers to improve their most struggling schools.
A complete look at the gender wage gap and how it changes over time among students who enrolled at public and private nonprofit four-year colleges across the country.
To achieve economic security, middle-class Americans need policies that promote good jobs; a growing, inclusive economy; and affordable child care, higher education, health care, housing, and retirement.
Declining middle-class economic security is a policy choice. Here is a policy agenda for rebuilding it.
Multiyear authorization could easily fix a common problem that makes it hard for student borrowers to keep their income-based payment plans.
This report outlines eight key ways that states can help school districts make decisions based on evidence and improve their lowest-performing schools.
The early childhood workforce as a whole is grossly underpaid. New CAP analyses suggest that female African American teachers who work full time earn even less than their white counterparts.
Under the new Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts, students are learning to dissect, analyze, and comprehend the type of complex reading they will encounter in college and the workplace.
Because high-quality child care and preschool prepare children for school and enable parents to work, they are necessities for children, families, and the economy, and state and federal policymakers must work to improve the U.S. early learning landscape.