- "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
Tag Archives: teacher training
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.
James Surowiecki argues in the New Yorker that improvements over the last 30 years in professional sports and in such diverse arenas as chess and professional music are due largely to a great increase in the intensity of training regimes. … Continue reading
The quality of teacher training programs and schools of education is a hot topic. (It’s going to get hotter when the folks at NCTQ release their national rankings.) I’ve thought that one incredibly important piece of objective evidence in evaluating … Continue reading