There's a large misalignment between what the public thinks and what the research says about student learning and effective teaching—and it has important implications for policy.
Judge Neil Gorsuch has a record of ruling in favor of big business, and he joined the first federal court ruling that allowed a for-profit corporation to claim a right to exercise religion.
Many of the most prominent and influential education reform efforts would be hurt by proposed AmeriCorps cuts.
Efforts to weaken the federal law regarding firearm silencers put public safety at risk.
Nashville’s plan to make the city more livable in the midst of rapid population and economic growth can reach all residents by expanding improvements in communities that need them the most.
In his confirmation hearing, Securities and Exchange Commission Chair nominee Jay Clayton must address important questions on how he will approach key issues facing the agency, investors, and the U.S. economy.
The Center for American Progress models three school identification system designs to help states measure and rate school performance.
This report presents a framework for school accountability systems that achieve college and career readiness for all students.
Republicans have weaponized an obscure legislative provision to quickly repeal nine rules issued under Dodd-Frank, raising the risks of another disastrous financial crisis.
Trump’s corrupt conflicts of interest threaten America’s national security, economy, and democracy; citizens, Congress, and the courts have important tools to demand accountability and exercise oversight.
CAP outlines five innovative school schedules that benefit teaching and learning.
Relations between Washington and Cairo may be poised to grow warmer after years of drift and turbulence, but the Trump administration should engage Egypt with a sharp focus on how Egypt can benefit America’s interests and advance the values needed to defeat extremism.
Wisconsin legislators should reject attempts to weaken current state law to allow guns to be carried in K-12 schools and on college campuses.
Simulations indicate that the most successful route for minimizing future representation gaps lies in equalizing registration and turnout rates across races.
Donald Trump agrees with Vladimir Putin over his own party, his Cabinet picks, the intelligence community, and the military.