Media Mentions

Rob Meyer on DallasNews.com

October 12, 2010

Rob Meyer discusses the goal of Value Added Assessment (DallasNews.com, 12 Oct.).


Sara Goldrick-Rab on InTheseTimes.com and The New Republic

October 7, 2010

Sara Goldrick-Rab discusses reform in the world of community colleges (InTheseTimes.com and The New Republic).


Sara Goldrick-Rab Mentioned in the Washington Post’s Answer Sheet

October 5, 2010

The Washington Post's Answer Sheet blog mentions Sara Goldrick-Rab's analysis of completion rates for community college students (Washington Post's Answer Sheet, 5 Oct).


Douglas Harris on WisconsinEye Network

September 30, 2010

Douglas Harris discusses evaluating teachers on WisconsinEye Network


David Williamson Shaffer in the New York Times

September 21, 2010

David Williamson Shaffer's book 'How Computer Games Help Children Learn' is praised by James Paul Gee (New York Times, 21 Sept).


VARC in the Isthmus

September 16, 2010

The Value Added Research Center helps school districts measure teacher effectiveness (Isthmus 16 Sept.).


Allan Odden in the Powell Tribune

August 31, 2010

Allan Odden is working with the Wyoming Legislature’s Select Committee on School Finance Recalibration to improve statewide school testing (Powell Tribune, 31 Aug.).


Douglas Harris in the New York Times

August 31, 2010

Douglas Harris discusses the merits and limits of Value Added measurements (New York Times, 31 Aug.)


Richard Halverson in the Arbiter Online

August 23, 2010

Boise State University President Bob Kustra cites the book, “Rethinking Education in The Age of Technology,” by Allan Collins and Richard Halverson, saying it raises questions for the university as it maps an “agenda for innovation” (Arbiter Online, 23 August).


Chris Thorn in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

August 22, 2010

Chris Thorn discusses new directions for the Value Added Research Center (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 22 August).


Geoffrey Borman in Education Week

August 17, 2010

Geoffrey Borman's evaluation of the Comprehensive School Reform program is mentioned in a review of Supplemental Educational Services (Education Week, 17 August).


Allan Odden in the Wisconsin State Journal

July 27, 2010

Allan Odden comments on the recent round of Race to the Top funding (Wisconsin State Journal, 27 July).


Sara Goldrick-Rab on Marketplace

July 13, 2010

Sara Goldrick-Rab comments on student loans (American Public Media's Marketplace program, 13 July).


Beth Graue in The Educated Reporter

July 9, 2010

Beth Graue is among commentators on "what the research says" about the merits of class size reduction (The Educated Reporter, 9 July).


Adam Gamoran on ABC News

June 17, 2010

Adam Gamoran discusses the benefits of class size reduction (ABC News, 17 June).