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  • Liberating Learning

    Written by Terry M. Moe and John E. Chubb on Jan 04 2010

    Terry Moe and John Chubb discuss their new book, Liberating Learning, and how technology promises to make schools “significantly better over time” by replacing the “dead hand of monopoly with th...

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  • Alternative teacher certification: A research note

    Written by Mitch Pearlstein on May 01 2009

    More than 20 years ago when I worked in the research branch of the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, a higher-up came into my office one day and informed me that I would be flying to North C...

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  • Efficiency and Effectiveness in Minnesota School Districts

    Written by Cheri Pierson Yecke, Ph.D. on Feb 11 2005

    It is no secret that public schools across the country have been coping with slower increases in funding, or even cuts, due to the recent economic downturn. And although the economy has now been recov...

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Mitch Pearlstein Interview on Choice Media (06:05)

See full series of seven segments here....

School Choice in Minnesota: Panel at Humphrey School (1:09:02)

School Choice in Minnesota: Panel at Humphrey School (1.26.16) Panel includes Ember Reichgott Junge (former Minnesota DFL State Senator, Richard Komer (Institute for Justice), Rep. Jenifer Loon, Minne...