Topic: Public education

How My Choice and Autonomy Were Eclipsed By Your Capital

Sept. 4, 2015

This year marks the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina but it also marks the 10th anniversary of a bold experiment to inject market principles into public education in New Orleans. In New Orleans, as well as in the many cities and states seeking to adopt a “recovery” or “portfolio” model, policymakers should ensure that the temporary turnaround measures do not permanently disenfranchise local parents and other stakeholders.

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Dr. Beth Maloch to Receive Massey Award for Excellence in Teacher Education

Sept. 16, 2011

Dr. Beth Maloch, an associate professor in the College of Education's Department of Curriculum and Instruction and Fellow of the Charles H. Spence Centennial Associate Professorship in Education, has been selected as this year's recipient of the Elizabeth Shatto Massey Award for Excellence in Teacher Education.

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National Education Leaders to Discuss Education Productivity at Austin Forum

Jan. 10, 2011

Event: Inaugural Forum on Productivity in Public Education, hosted by The University of Texas at Austin's Institute for Public School Initiatives and the newly formed Institute for Productivity in Education.

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