Is America’s Education Problem Really Just a Teacher Problem? (Ep. 188 Rebroadcast)

...knows a little bit about schools, and education, and education schools. KELIN: I’m now the CEO of Amplify, which is an education technology company started by News Corp. Before that...

How to Fix a Broken High-Schooler, in Four Easy Steps (Ep. 189 Rebroadcast)

weren’t seeing an improvement. There were about nine murders in Regent Park in 2000, which was the year before we started Pathways To Education. Pathways to Education was a voluntary...

America’s Math Curriculum Doesn’t Add Up (Ep. 391)

...MARTSCHENKO: In public education, the people with power are those on the state boards of education. So each state will have a state board of education. There are typically six...

Does “Early Education” Come Way Too Late? (Ep. 228 Rebroadcast)

...out okay. Just okay? Today on Freakonomics Radio, we’ll hear about their results. We’ll also hear about other early-education ideas, some of which are really cheap. And some early-education ideas...

Does “Early Education” Come Way Too Late? (Ep. 228)

very interested in public education largely because I saw the problems of public education all around me. I lived just south of Chicago in a city called Flossmoor. And right...