Anya Kamenetz appears in the following:
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Twenty-five years after a landmark report, a follow-up study finds child care workers still earning about the same as fast-food workers.
Monday, November 17, 2014
Two new surveys try to quantify the number of standardized tests students take in school — an estimated 113 by graduation.
Friday, November 14, 2014
Why one education research technique, coming into use by most states, is proving so controversial.
Saturday, November 08, 2014
For our 50 Great Teachers series, a panel of experts shares thoughts on great teaching: past, present, and future.
Friday, November 07, 2014
An industry group calls an attempt to regulate the career college industry "unlawful, arbitrary and irrational."
Thursday, October 16, 2014
No opinion left behind on No Child Left Behind.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
General Assembly, an alternative education program, announces a new set of credentials for software-related jobs.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
The No Child Left Behind law famously set this year as the date when, well, no children would be left behind. So now what?
Thursday, October 09, 2014
The subject long been considered essential to a well-rounded education, but it's also been a subject that keeps millions of people from getting a degree.
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
Why measuring learning, not time, is the next big thing in higher ed.
Saturday, October 04, 2014
In Age of Opportunity, psychologist Larry Steinberg applies neuroscience to risk-taking, peer influence, the boredom of high school and other adolescent conundrums.
Saturday, October 04, 2014
October has arrived, and with it baseball's postseason playoffs. NPR's Scott Simon breaks down the division series with Bloomberg's Kavitha Davidson.
Monday, September 29, 2014
The trial of 12 Atlanta educators charged in an alleged cheating conspiracy is under way.
Friday, September 26, 2014
Two recent papers argue that using student surveys to evaluate professors is fundamentally flawed.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The World Maker Faire comes to one of the nation's most diverse neighborhoods.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The Global Learning XPRIZE is announced this week. It poses a challenging question: With the right technology, can children teach themselves?
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
A group called Rolling Jubilee has "abolished" more than $3 million in private student loans from the for-profit Corinthian Colleges. And it's just getting started.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Our readers had strong feelings, pro and con, on the many ways for teachers to enter the profession.
Friday, September 12, 2014
One in five newly hired teachers has skipped university preparation for teaching. Indiana is the latest state to make entering the classroom easier.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
For kids with disabilities, a simple activity like going down a slide can be a challenge. An NPR crowdsourcing project maps inclusive playgrounds — fun and safe for all — across the country.