Arthur Levine

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President, Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

Princeton, New Jersey

Arthur Levine is the president of the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation in Princeton, New Jersey. He served as the president of Teachers College, Columbia University from 1994 to 2006.

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Posted June 3, 2016
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Our Schools Need Edu-Philanthropy’s Dollars and Its Policy Priorities

Is there a meaningful role for philanthropy in our push to improve our public schools? While we may think the…

By Arthur Levine

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Posted May 12, 2016
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Yes, We Need VAM to Ensure Great Teaching, But It’s Time for VAM 2.0

I am a strong advocate for using student test scores to assess teacher quality and the most effective means to…

By Arthur Levine

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Posted Mar. 22, 2017
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When the Only Real Choice Is Private: My Unlikely Attraction to School Vouchers

I felt that the free education my daughter was getting was just too expensive. I needed to find a school that would start filling her academic gaps while also providing culturally responsive pedagogy.…

By Marilyn Rhames

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Posted Mar. 22, 2017
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Public Dollars Should Pay for Public Schools: That’s Why I Support High-Quality Charter Schools and Not Vouchers

We live in a free country and a parent should have the right to opt out of the public school system. But that parent does not have a right to take with them a proportional share of public education dollars any more than a pacifist can extract his share of defense spending. …

By Peter Cunningham

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Posted Mar. 21, 2017
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You Want Parents? This Is What It’s Going to Take to Empower Them in the Fight for Better Schools

Parent organizing ain’t easy. Many organizations have tried to organize parents and communities and have failed. We end up yelling at parents, “Parent involvement is…

By Keri Rodriguez Lorenzo

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