- "What Freakonomics did in raising our collective economic literacy, this book does for the economics of schooling." -Kate Walsh, President, National Council on Teacher Quality
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Welcome to the Profit of Education website. Continuing the conversation begun in the book Profit of Education, we discuss the latest economic evidence on education reform.
The Atlantic has a good article on the Department of Education’s attempts to reduce racial segregation induced by tracking. The fact is that, minority students are a lot less likely to end up taking advanced classes than are white students. … Continue reading
I’ve put together a couple of pictures on the availability of AP courses to students in high schools. Over a third of schools do not offer AP courses. Two thirds of charter schools don’t offer AP courses. What surprised me … Continue reading