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Think Twice Weekly Report
August 11 - August 17, 2012

The Think Twice Weekly Report is a compilation of education-related articles and reports posted each week by the think tanks monitored as part of the Think Twice think tank review project funded by the Great Lakes Center for Education Research and Practice.

Think Tank Title Type Release Date
Education Next Even with Limited Leverage, Uncle Sam Can Promote School Choice Commentary 8/17/2012
Heartland Institute Top Ten Daily Education News Stories, August 13 to 17 Weekly digest 8/17/2012
American Enterprise Institute Lessons from Indiana's "Putting Students First" Education Reform Report 8/16/2012
Brookings Institution Is Retaining Students in the Early Grades Self-Defeating? Report 8/16/2012
Education Next Profit and Loss, Public or Private: Tweedle Dumb and Tweedle Dee Commentary 8/16/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Firing the Detroit school board may be good for the Motor City Commentary 8/16/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Education Gadfly Weekly Weekly digest 8/16/2012
Mackinac Center for Public Policy Let Online Learning Flourish Commentary 8/16/2012
New America Foundation School Funding Report Finds Inequities in State Allocation Formulas Commentary 8/16/2012
StudentsFirst President Obama, Governor Romney, don't forget education Commentary 8/15/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Common Core opens a second front in the Reading Wars Commentary 8/15/2012
ConnCAN Patrick's Desk: A 100% Solution, Not a 15% Solution Commentary 8/15/2012
Education Next Florida Defeats the Skeptics


Mackinac Center for Public Policy Center’s 2012 School Privatization Survey Shows Largest Increase Ever Commentary 8/14/2012
Mackinac Center for Public Policy Michigan Education Digest

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