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Think Twice Weekly Report
October 20 - October 26, 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
EdNext Expanding the Impact of Excellent Teachers Commentary 10/26/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Summiting the mountain Commentary 10/26/2012
EdTrust-West Tipping the Scale Towards Equity: Making Weighted Student Formula Work for California’s Highest-Need Students Report 10/25/2012
Education Next ConnCAN's 2012 Voter Guide Commentary 10/25/2012
Education Next What Would a President Romney Do on K-12? Commentary 10/25/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute What’s it mean to be “educated”? Commentary 10/25/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute The election contests that really matter Commentary 10/25/2012
Mackinac Center for Public Policy Super-Seniority Commentary 10/25/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Education Gadfly Weekly Weekly Digest 10/25/2012
Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice The School Staffing Surge: Decades of Employment Growth in America’s Public Schools Report 10/24/2012
Education Next School Leaders Matter Report 10/24/2012
Brookings Institution Never a Better Time for Philanthropists in Global Education Commentary 10/24/2012
Cato Institute 86ing the Arguments for California Props 30, 38 Commentary 10/24/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute In defense of repetition Commentary 10/24/2012
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Empowering Effective Teachers: Lessons Learned in Hillsborough County, FL Commentary 10/24/2012
Hoover Institution In The Best Teachers in the World: Why We Don’t Have Them and How We Could, Education Expert John Chubb Proposes Raising Student Achievement by Raising Teacher Quality Press release 10/24/2012
Illinois Policy Institute Despite Evergreen Park union resistance, evaluations included in ratified contract Commentary 10/24/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Ohio Education Gadfly Bi-weekly digest 10/24/2012
Heartland Institute Daily Top Ten School Reform News Roundup, Oct. 22 to 26 Weekly digest 10/24/2012
Cato Institute Would Romney Be Good for American Education? Commentary 10/23/2012
Education Next Personalized Learning on the March Commentary 10/23/2012
EdTrust Better Principal Prep Vital to School Improvement Commentary 10/23/2012
Mackinac Center for Public Policy Michigan Education Digest Weekly digest 10/23/2012

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