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Education Innovation
Education Innovation
Online Ed 2.0

An unorthodox French engineering academy is opening a campus in Silicon Valley.

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An Elite College Without a Campus

The Minerva Project boasted a lower acceptance rate this year than its competitors in the Ivy League.

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Is Trump U an Argument Against Higher Ed Reform?

When defenders of the higher education status quo focus on institutions like Trump University, they are in some ways missing the forest for the trees.

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Reviving an Old Model in a New Way

A piano tuning company is operating an apprenticeship model adapted for the twenty-first century.

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Is High Teacher Turnover a Problem?

A charter school network in NYC has managed an impressive feat: keeping its schools well-staffed and its students succeeding amid a high rate of teacher turnover.

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The Modern Education System is Anti-Boy

A new report shows an anti-boy bias in modern education. For the sake of the children, it’s time to think outside the blue box.

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The Many Reasons to Homeschool

Black families are homeschooling at increasing rates. The cultural trends behind the rise of homeschooling are some of the most important in America today.

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MOOCs and the Future of Accreditation

A new partnership between MOOC provider Coursera and major tech companies is a hint of a bright future in education innovation. Not that there aren’t regulations to hurdle first.

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Homeschooling Sweeps Silicon Valley

Homeschooling is on the rise in Silicon Valley, mirroring and perhaps accelerating national trends. This rise portends a shaky future for blue model institutions.

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A Catholic Gift to Low-Income Students

A new tuition-free Catholic school just got one step closer to opening in Scranton. This excellent initiative is exactly why religion should be welcomed in the public sphere.

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Why We Can't Have Nice Things

An expert working on the project cautions the MTA may miss its next deadline.

Higher Ed Shake Up

New low-cost programs are carving out a critical space in the U.S. higher education system.


Hint: it isn’t pretty.

Blue Model Blues

Kicking the can down the road is turning into a hobby for PA lawmakers.

Xi who must be obeyed

The Chinese President’s new status as “core” leader will strengthen his hand, but rifts remain within the Party.

Deal or No Deal

The answer isn’t straightforward, and it’s likely to be decided by our next president.

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