- "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: The New Teacher Project
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 New Teacher Project has released findings, Leap Year, from their program for assessing first-year teachers. The TNTP report provides some great information that can certainly help school districts work with first-year teachers. I found one statement especially exciting. Multiple measures … Continue reading
You might think that after decades of re-working schools, the low-hanging fruit would be pretty well picked over. Instead, schools often persist in practices that no successful business would ever allow. Apparently it takes smart, tough-minded leaders to get schools … Continue reading