This goes along with the HuffPo piece I wrote recently. I sadly reflect on all the students, teachers, and parents caught in the middle of some person’s cheap scheme to make money. I don’t know the details of the Believe network of schools in NYC. Perhaps the founder’s wishes were good intentioned, but I don’t know […]

From Eduwonk, something about Blue Engine, yet another organization that assigns precocious college graduates to “failing” inner city high schools. You can check out the organization here. I love how one 1988 study becomes a broad research consensus: Over the past decade, researchers have reached a broad consensus that the strongest predictor of college completion […]