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Education Cities’ “Education Equality Index” is a metric with problems

Education Cities has released a new report¬†and interactive data on achievement gaps nationally. They have collected a large national data set and have created a new metric, which they are calling the Education Equality Index (EEI) in order to compare … Continue reading

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The education system needs a seagull carrying a bucket of paint

There is a children’s book by Daniel Pinkwater called The Big Orange Splot. Though the author may not have intended it particularly in this way,¬† this is a book about education reform. A man named Mr. Plumbean lives on a … Continue reading

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