student achievement

Teachers’ Unions Improve Student Achievement: Insights from California Charter Schools

Over the past several decades, public sector unionization rates have held fairly steady, even as private sector unionization rates have...

Should No Child Left Behind Be Reauthorized? The Impact of Accountability Pressure on Teachers and Students

A recent study in the American Economic Journal is the first to look at the impact of No Child Left Behind incentives on teachers and students nationwide.

A Leg Up or a Boot Out?

Are school closures improving student achievement or just moving kids around?