- "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.
Back in April I wrote about the American Statistical Association Statement on Using Value-Added Models. I wrote in part, Some of what the ASA says sounds ever-so-sensible, but reflects a failure to understand statistical models. Raj Chetty, John Friedman, and Jonah Rockoff … Continue reading