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Looking Backward and Forward, by Charles Wolf Jr.

Hoover Institution Press: Looking Backward and Forward, by Charles Wolf Jr.

Thursday, May 1, 2008

Looking Backward and Forward: Policy Issues in the Twenty-first Century (Hoover Institution Press, 2008) is a collection of twenty–five essays written by Hoover senior research fellow Charles Wolf Jr. between 2002 and early 2007.

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Hoover Institution News Release: Americans Vastly Underestimate Spending on Schools and Teacher Salaries, Survey Finds

Monday, April 28, 2008

Do Americans have an accurate grasp of how much is currently being spent on public education?

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Hoover Institution News Release: School Reform over 40 years: Checker Finn reveals in Troublemaker what’s worked (or not) -- and why

Tuesday, February 19, 2008

For four decades, Chester E. Finn, Jr. has held an “insider’s seat” on America’s school-reform movement.

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Hoover Senior Fellow Eric Hanushek Named to Membership in National Academy of Education

Thursday, June 1, 2006

Eric A. Hanushek, senior fellow at the Hoover Institution of Stanford University, is one of three pioneers in educational research and policy development chosen for membership in the National Academy of Education.

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Students Achieve More with Teachers Who Take Personal Responsibility for Student Learning

Thursday, May 25, 2006

Teachers who take personal responsibility for student learning can improve student achievement, according to Laura LoGerfo, an education researcher at the Urban Institute.

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How Do Your State's Math and Reading Standards Measure up?

Tuesday, May 23, 2006

Once again, Education Next editors Paul E. Peterson and Frederick M. Hess have taken out their green shades to grade states’ standards. In their latest assessment, they use objective information to find out which states are currently setting high educational standards and which are not.

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Koret Task Force Members Williamson M. Evers and E. D. Hirsch Jr. Participate in White House Forum on American History, Civics, and Service

Thursday, May 18, 2006
Washington, D.C.

Hoover fellows Williamson M. Evers and E. D. Hirsch Jr. joined Laura Bush, Lynne Cheney, Education Secretary Rod Paige, and other leaders in education to participate in "We the People," a White House Forum on American history, civics, and service, held at the National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C., on May 1.

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K-12 Education Task Force

The K–12 Education Task Force focuses on education policy as it relates to government provision and oversight versus private solutions (both within and outside the public school system) that stress choice, accountability, and transparency.

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