Claudio Sanchez appears in the following:
Friday, June 23, 2017
NPR was there for 5-year-old Sam's first day of kindergarten back in 2004. His parents wondered if he was ready. This month, as he graduated from high school, they're still asking that question.
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Data clearly show how many fatherless children there are and how their lives are affected, but one best-selling author says he rarely sees interventions happening in schools.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The education secretary testified before a House subcommittee on the Trump administration's 2018 budget proposal, which calls for deep cuts to education.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The National Institute for Early Education Research has a new state-by-state report on preschool funding, enrollment and teacher quality. The findings are both encouraging and sobering.
Friday, May 19, 2017
Milwaukee's voucher program serves some 28,000 students. Most of them are African-American and come from low-income families.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Milwaukee's school voucher program has been called either a beacon of hope for African-American children or a failed experiment. The truth is somewhere in between.
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
What happens when a group of the nation's leading pre-K experts get together to lay out a blueprint for what parents, and educators, can learn from decades of research?
Monday, April 03, 2017
More than half a million children born in the U.S. have ended up in Mexico because their parents were deported.
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
More than 750,000 young people have registered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Many, like college senior Daisy Romero, worry about their future in the U.S.
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
The Trump administration has indicated that charter schools are a major part of its education agenda. Many Americans, though, aren't sure how they work.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
The number of English language learners in public schools is nearing 5 million. Many are struggling academically, despite well-intentioned efforts to help them learn English.
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
The Senate has confirmed Betsy DeVos as U.S. education secretary. Here's what educators, lawmakers and education groups have to say about it.
Monday, January 16, 2017
Margaret Spellings was secretary of education under George W. Bush. She says Donald Trump's ambivalence about the federal role in education raises interesting questions.
Friday, January 13, 2017
After eight years in office, his list of accomplishments is as long as it is controversial.
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
The election of Donald Trump has changed the landscape for K-12 and higher education. In his annual New Year's predictions, NPR's Claudio Sanchez tells us what he thinks it all means.
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Several new studies pointed to lasting gains for students. But there's a catch: Over and over, the research showed the importance of providing high-quality preschool.
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
New research ranks state Head Start programs on measures like teacher pay and the percent of eligible children who are enrolled.
Friday, November 25, 2016
Eighteen years after California voters severely restricted bilingual education, they've voted to bring it back. Proposition 58 passed by a wide margin. But what happens next won't be easy.
Thursday, November 24, 2016
The choice of Betsy DeVos signals intentions to make school choice a major piece of Trump's education agenda, which could include a voucher plan to help send children to private and parochial schools.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Despite a lot of rhetoric, decades have passed — and administrations have come and gone — with little progress in educating language-minority students.