Anya Kamenetz appears in the following:
Sunday, April 26, 2015
A bill in the Iowa state Senate would rate and fire professors based solely on student evaluations. Research suggests that's not such a good idea.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
A new book recommends simplifying community college pathways to help more students graduate.
Monday, April 20, 2015
Activists say that about 175,000 students refused to take federally mandated tests last week.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Among U.S. cities, New Orleans has the third-highest rate of young people who are neither in school nor working. Craig Adams Jr. is trying not to be one of them.
Friday, April 17, 2015
Crescent Leadership Academy has a checkered reputation, but a new principal is trying to do right by some of the toughest — and most troubled — kids in the city.
Saturday, April 11, 2015
A new study of free, online college courses says that growth fell short of early expectations, as well as a pattern among users: mostly college-educated, including a surprising number of teachers.
Wednesday, April 01, 2015
Eleven school employees are convicted of racketeering in a case involving high-stakes standardized testing. Here's our take on the trial.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Students who say their for-profit college degrees are worthless took their "debt strike" to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Tuesday.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
A group of students met with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Tuesday to send a message: They won't pay back the loans they incurred attending troubled for-profit colleges.
Monday, March 23, 2015
A House bill seeks to restrict what private companies can do with information collected on students.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
America's schools are rocketing into the digital age. But parents are often in the dark as to how or, more importantly, why.
Sunday, March 15, 2015
At the annual event in Austin, Texas: Big data, privacy, physics and the power of Twitter.
Monday, March 09, 2015
We'll be among the teachers, edupreneurs and innovators in Austin.
Sunday, February 22, 2015
Like likes like: New research supports the notion that teachers favor those who favor them.
Friday, February 20, 2015
The civil rights expert has a new book about the velvet rope in front of the ivory tower.
Sunday, February 15, 2015
Three and a half years is the average tenure for large-district superintendents. Joshua Starr hit it on the nose.
Monday, February 02, 2015
E-learning in K-12 is a growing trend, but many schools are underperformers. What's to be done?
Monday, January 26, 2015
A new report says 52 colleges offer, or plan to offer, some credits based on learning, not just seat time.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Steve Inskeep talks with NPR Ed's Anya Kamenetz about her book, The Test: Why Our Schools Are Obsessed with Standardized Testing — But You Don't Have to Be.
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Will choice and competition really improve academic quality? A new study out of New Orleans complicates the picture.