Paul Hill, a distinguished visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution, a member of the Koret Task Force on K–12 Education, and founder of the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE), stepped down today, March 1, 2012, as CRPE’s director. He named his longtime colleague Robin Lake as his successor.
Mike Petrilli, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, where he specializes in education policy studies, and an executive vice president at the Thomas B. Fordham Foundation, discusses education reform and why many of the states that received Race to the Top money haven't implemented education reforms.
Another reason to care about how well American schools teach math: a country’s math skills are directly tied to its future wealth. By Eric A. Hanushek and Paul E. Peterson.
All rigor and no joy really does make Jack a dull boy. By Michael J. Petrilli.