• Does the Obama administration’s Race to the Top program measure up?

    Dec 30 2009 PREAL Blog
  • Information and analysis on “the Race to the Top” initiative.

    Aug 6 2009 PREAL Blog
  • Washington Post article make three important observations regarding agreement to develop and adopt education standards.

    Jun 4 2009 PREAL Blog
  • Three key points made by TIME magazine analyzing the debate on adopting national learning standards in the US.

    May 5 2009
  • Washington Post op-ed criticizing the Congressional vote to cut the education voucher program in Washington DC.

    Apr 21 2009
  • Two articles examine different reforms to the salary schedule for teachers.

    Feb 9 2009
  • Discussion of USAID’s new strategy for the education sector.

    Jan 28 2009
  • Article examines how Minnesota improved its performance in math and science using standards and assessments.

    Jan 28 2009
  • Education Week article discusses the Michelle Rhee’s reforms of Washington, DC schools and the challenges still to come.

    Sep 4 2008
  • Articles that present the latest student achievement test in Washington, DC and factors associated with improvement.

    Jul 18 2008 PREAL Blog
  • Academic papers examine the effect of economic incentives in education.

    Jul 13 2008 PREAL Blog
  • Articles about recent teacher performance reforms in the United States.

    Jun 29 2008
  • Obstacles faced in improving accountability in District of Columbia Public Schools.

    Apr 16 2008
  • An op-ed on U.S. support for education in Central America.

    Mar 24 2008
  • Two articles about the use of conditional cash transfers in education in Mexico, Brasil, and New York City.

    Mar 20 2008