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).
Adam Gamoran in the Voice of San Diego
June 7, 2010
Adam Gamoran comments on the effects of tracking students (Voice of San Diego, 7 June)
Bob Mathieu in NatureNews
May 26, 2010
CIRTL's Bob Mathieu says NSF's broader-impacts criterion "makes scientists think more explicitly about how their work is connected to enhancing benefits to society" (NatureNews, 26 May)
Adam Gamaron in Education Week
April 28, 2010
Adam Gamaron comments on aspects of the study that emphasize the importance of good teachers (Education Week, 28 April).
MSAN on AZCentral.com
April 13, 2010
Arizona's Paradise Valley district hopes MSAN will help close minority student achievement gap (AZCentral.com, 13 April).
Gary Cook in the Wisconsin State Journal
April 7, 2010
Gary Cook comments on Wisconsin's adopting the Common Core State Standards (Wisconsin State Journal, April 7)
Tim Boals in Education Week
April 7, 2010
WIDA's Tim Boals supports efforts to require state evaluation standards for ELL students (Education Week, 7 April).
Sara Goldrick-Rab in Inside Higher Ed
April 1, 2010
Sara Goldrick-Rab comments on the report, Parthenon Perspectives on Private Sector Post-Secondary Schools: Do they deliver value to students and society? (Inside Higher Ed, April 1)