Cory Turner appears in the following:
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
School funding is down in many states, and U.S. teachers earned less last year, on average, than they did back in 1990.
Wednesday, April 04, 2018
Black students, boys, and students with disabilities are disproportionately disciplined in K-12 schools across the country, according to the Government Accountability Office.
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Alvin Irby is on a mission to get kids reading in the barbershop. And he wants to make sure kids understand that books are fun.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un reportedly visited China in his first trip abroad since taking power. Also, Marcia Coyle of National Law Journal previews a Supreme Court gerrymandering case.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
The TEACH grant helps future teachers pay for college or a master's. Many say that when they started teaching, they were forced to pay it back. A study obtained by NPR suggests thousands are affected.
Friday, March 16, 2018
Teachers in many states are angry after years of stagnant wages. Here's a state-by-state look at what they really make.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
On Wednesday, students across the country will walk out of their classrooms in protest, and school leaders will respond in many different ways.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The Trump administration is considering a policy change to prevent states from making tough demands of companies that collect student loan debt, according to an internal document obtained by NPR.
Monday, January 08, 2018
Why the dramatically new vision for the popular college savings plan could cost some states dearly.
Thursday, December 07, 2017
The House and Senate are working to reconcile their versions of a tax plan, but one thing is certain: Big changes are ahead for the nation's schools and colleges.
Monday, December 04, 2017
Many parents of students with disabilities don't know that if they use a voucher to leave public school, they're often leaving federal protections, too. A new GAO report says someone should tell them.
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Washington, D.C., has created a new, all-boys public school designed specifically for the district's young men of color: Ron Brown College Preparatory High School. For one year, reporters from NPR and Education Week partnered to document the birth of this new school.
Thursday, October 19, 2017
The public school is designed to meet the needs of young men of color. It features a "restorative justice circle," which includes the school's psychologist, a social worker and counselors.
Monday, June 26, 2017
New research from Indiana and Louisiana provides clarity in the voucher debate.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
The week's education news featured debate over Harvard's rescinding of admissions for several incoming freshmen and the education secretary's contentious hearing on Capitol Hill.
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
The education secretary told lawmakers at a hearing, "Let me be clear: Schools that receive federal funds must follow federal law." If only federal law were clear.
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Our weekly education news roundup: Trump administration unveils its 2018 budget proposal; DeVos talks school choice in Indianapolis, then faces a grilling from lawmakers.
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
President Trump's newly released budget proposal would cut overall education spending by 13.5 percent while increasing funding for school choice. The NPR Ed Team will unpack the administration's new budget and what it means for parents, teachers, students and taxpayers.
Sunday, May 21, 2017
It's hard to know how schools of choice — charter or private — are performing. Researchers say that's precisely because they are schools of choice. But here's what we do know.
Monday, May 15, 2017
With President Trump spotlighting the power of private school choice, the NPR Ed Team investigated one of the nation's largest statewide voucher programs, in Indiana, and found, for students with disabilities, that it's often the schools that get to choose, not the students.