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Think Twice Weekly Report
September 8 - September 14, 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
American Enterprise Institute President Obama and Education Reform Commentary 9/14/2012
Education Next What the Chicago Strike is Really About Commentary 9/14/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute A preposterous critique of the Brookings voucher study Commentary 9/14/2012
Heartland Institute Daily Top Ten School Reform News Roundup, Sept. 10 to 14 Weekly digest 9/14/2012
Mackinac Center for Public Policy How Not to Measure Charter School Quality Commentary 9/13/2012
Education Next Critique of Study of Voucher Impact on College Enrollment Misguided Commentary 9/13/2012
EdSector Chicago Teachers: Fighting Test-Based Evaluation is a Loser Commentary 9/13/2012
Center for Reinventing Public Education Principal Concerns: Leadership Data and Strategies for States Report 9/13/2012
Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice North Carolina K-12 and School Choice Survey Report 9/13/2012
Third Way Born on the Bayou - A New Model for American Education Report 9/13/2012
American Enterprise Institute Turning the tides: President Obama and education reform Commentary 9/13/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Education Gadfly Weekly Weekly digest 9/13/2012
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Response to Anthony Cody: The Role of the Marketplace in Education Commentary 9/13/2012
American Enterprise Institute Who's got what to lose in the Chicago teachers' strike Commentary 9/12/2012
Cato Institute How Do Teachers' Unions Affect Public School Outcomes? Commentary 9/12/2012
ConnCAN Real Reform Begins at the State Level Commentary 9/12/2012
EdSector Obama and Romney: Not 'Education Policy Twins' After All Commentary 9/12/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Ohio Education Gadfly Bi-weekly digest 9/12/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Here's one of the great things Portland Public Schools is focusing on instead of the Three R's Commentary 9/12/2012
Mackinac Center for Public Policy Michigan Education Digest Weekly digest 9/11/2012
Buckeye Institute The Machine: The Truth Behind Teachers Unions Video 9/11/2012
ConnCAN Incomprehensible: Union Wants to Negotiate Breakfast Programs? Commentary 9/11/2012
Brookings Institution Poor Students Can't Afford Teacher Strike Commentary 9/10/2012
Cato Institute Chicago, and Why Public School Unions Strike Commentary 9/10/2012
Center of the American Experiment With vouchers, more Minnesota students could be helped Commentary 9/8/2012

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