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Michael J. Petrilli: Bridging The Research-To-Policy Divide

interview with Michael J. Petrillivia Education Gadfly (Thomas B. Fordham Institute)
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Michael Petrilli discusses how to bridge the divide between education research and policy.


German-Style Apprenticeships Simply Can’t Be Replicated

by Eric Hanushekvia Wall Street Journal
Sunday, June 18, 2017

Half of young Germans enter vocational training, and the rigid labor market relies on certification.


Michael Petrilli: Charters And Vouchers: Two Peas In A Pod

interview with Michael J. Petrillivia Flypaper (Fordham Education Blog)
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Michael Petrilli discusses how to win charter supporters over to the cause of school vouchers.

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A Chance for Choice

by Paul E. Petersonvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 24, 2017

By appointing Betsy DeVos education secretary, President Trump shows he’s listening to parents. 

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How To Improve New Jersey’s Flawed School Accountability Plan

by Michael J. Petrilli, Brandon L. Wright via Trentonian
Monday, April 3, 2017

New Jersey’s proposed plan to hold schools accountable for strong student outcomes fails to meet the educational needs of high achievers—especially those growing up in poverty.

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Area 45: Education Reform

interview with Chester E. Finn Jr., Bill Whalenvia Area 45
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Education reform, the civil rights issue of our time?


It’s Racial Indoctrination Day At An Upscale Chicagoland School

by Peter Berkowitzvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, February 17, 2017

As administrators foist ‘social justice’ on 4,000 suburban students, parents plead for balance.


Trump’s Education Pick: A Win For Public-School Parents

by Paul E. Petersonvia Wall Street Journal
Monday, December 12, 2016

School choice might be the answer for parents who want more for their kids.

Analysis and Commentary

Elizabeth Warren, The Prisoner Of ‘Powerful Interests’

by Michael J. Petrillivia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, November 2, 2016

The Massachusetts liberal rails against money in politics—so she should pay back union help.

Analysis and Commentary

How Charter School Boards Affect School Quality

by Amber M. Northern, Michael J. Petrillivia Flypaper (Fordham Education Blog)
Wednesday, October 5, 2016

A new Fordham Institute study, Charter School Boards in the Nation's Capital, asks a simple but largely uninvestigated question: Do the characteristics, views, and practices of charter boards have any bearing on charter school quality?


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