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In the News

The Common Core's Unsung Benefit: It Teaches Kids to Be Good Citizens, by Ross Wiener, The Atlantic (March 5, 2014)

Education Research "Evolving," but Hindered by Fragmentation, Report Finds by Sarah Sparks, Education Week (December 10, 2013).

Want to Build a Better Teacher Evaluation? Ask a Teacher by Ross Wiener and Kasia Lundy, Education Week (April 29, 2013).

Helping Teachers Learn by Brent Staples, The New York Times (April 13, 2013).

Common-Standards Challenge: Engaging in 'Close Reading' by Catherine Gewertz, Education Week (January 26, 2012).

A Teachable Moment from Atlanta's Cheating Scandal by Ross Wiener, Op-Ed, Washington Post (August 7, 2011).

Pitching Collaboration, Not Combat, at the Aspen Institute by Sean Cavanagh, Education Week (June 2, 2011).

Aspen Report on IMPACT: Intriguing Data, Continuing Tensions by Bill Turque, Washington Post (March 2011).

Scrutiny Increases as D.C.'s IMPACT Matures by Stephen Sawchuck, Education Week (March 2011).

Using Stimulus Funds to Building a Bridge to Better Practice by Karen Hawley Miles, Education Week (February 2009).

Human Capital Key Worry for Reformers by Lesli A. Maxwell, Education Week (December 1, 2008).

Aspiring Teachers Take Up Residence by Vaishali Honawar, Education Week (October 14, 2008).

Urban Districts and National Foundations: Making the Marriage Work by Paul Goren and Judy Wurtzel, Education Week (September 30, 2008).

Boston, Chicago Teacher 'Residencies' Gaining Notice by Vaishali Honawar, Education Week (September 11, 2008).

Teacher ‘Residencies’ Examined by Vaishali Honawar, Education Week (August 25, 2008).

Coaching Teachers to Help Students Learn by Bess Keller, Education Week (December 11, 2007).