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Education Next is a journal of opinion and research about education policy. Our podcasts include stories, interviews, and discussions of the latest developments in education policy. The Education Next Book Club features in-depth interviews by Mike Petrilli with authors of new and classic books about education. For more information visit educationnext.org

Education Next is a journal of opinion and research about education policy. Our podcasts include stories, interviews, and discussions of the latest developments in education policy. The Education Next Book Club features in-depth interviews by Mike Petrilli with authors of new and classic books about education. For more information visit educationnext.org
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Education Next is a journal of opinion and research about education policy. Our podcasts include stories, interviews, and discussions of the latest developments in education policy. The Education Next Book Club features in-depth interviews by Mike Petrilli with authors of new and classic books about education. For more information visit educationnext.org

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Episodes

What We’re Listening To: The Search for Education Equity in California

2/7/2017
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NPR's 1A program looks at the future of school funding, with a focus on California's latest efforts to equalize spending on schools.

Duration:00:47:08

Ed Next Book Club: Failing Our Brightest Kids

10/9/2015
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Mike Petrilli interviews Chester Finn and Brandon Wright about their new book.

Duration:00:31:13

Ed Next Book Club: The Prize

9/22/2015
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Mike Petrilli talks with Dale Russakoff about her new book on school reform in Newark. The Prize: Who’s in Charge of America’s Schools? tells a gripping, and mostly depressing, tale of the reform efforts in woebegone Newark, complete with some of the most colorful characters in American public life today. Chris Christie. Corey Booker. Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan. Appointed schools superintendent Cami Anderson. And of course the teachers and students who are the true heroes...

Duration:00:47:12

Ed Next Book Club: The Game Believes In You

5/21/2015
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Mike Petrilli interviews Greg Toppo about his new book.

Duration:00:28:34

Ed Next Book Club: A Democratic Constitution for Public Education

4/1/2015
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Mike Petrilli interviews Paul Hill and Ashley Jochim about their new book.

Duration:00:34:01

Ed Next Book Club: Dana Goldstein on The Teacher Wars

12/10/2014
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Mike Petrilli interviews Dana Goldstein about her new book on teachers.

Duration:00:37:21

Ed Next Book Club: Laurence Steinberg on Age of Opportunity

9/26/2014
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Mike Petrilli talks with Laurence Steinberg about his new book on what science tells us about adolescence.

Duration:00:28:34

Ed Next Book Club: Elizabeth Green on Building a Better Teacher

8/8/2014
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Mike Petrilli interviews Elizabeth Green about her new book on great teaching.

Duration:00:44:12

Ed Next Book Club: Richard Whitmire on On the Rocketship

6/20/2014
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Mike Petrilli interviews Richard about his new book about the high-performing Rocketship charter network.

Duration:00:36:09

Ed Next Book Club: Sam Chaltain on Our School

6/2/2014
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Mike Petrilli talks with Sam Chaltain about schools, community, and choice.

Duration:00:41:37

Ed Next Book Club: Amanda Ripley on The Smartest Kids in the World

12/9/2013
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Mike Petrilli talks with Amanda Ripley about her bestselling book.

Duration:00:35:04

Ed Next Book Club: Endangering Prosperity

9/19/2013
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Podcast: Mike Petrilli talks with Paul Peterson, Eric Hanushek, and Ludger Woessmann about their new book.

Duration:00:27:30

Ed Next Book Club: Richard Colvin’s Tilting at Windmills

7/30/2013
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Mike Petrilli talks with Richard Colvin about his new book on San Diego and school reform

Duration:00:43:04

Ed Next Book Club: Sarah Carr on Hope Against Hope

6/12/2013
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Mike Petrilli talks with Sarah Carr about school reform in New Orleans

Duration:00:23:28

Ed Next Book Club: Michelle Rhee on Radical

4/30/2013
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Mike Petrilli talks with Michelle Rhee about her new autobiography, 'Radical: Fighting to Put Students First.'

Duration:00:32:26

Ed Next Book Club: Tony Wagner on Creating Innovators

3/13/2013
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Mike Petrilli talks with Tony Wagner about how schools can light the spark of innovation within their students.

Duration:00:30:03

Ed Next Book Club: Andy Smarick on The Urban School System of the Future

12/14/2012
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Mike Petrilli talks with Andy Smarick about alternatives to urban school districts.

Duration:00:30:52

Ed Next Book Club: David Cohen on Teaching and its Predicaments

11/20/2012
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Mike Petrilli talks with David Cohen about the depressing track record of efforts to improve teaching and learning.

Duration:00:28:02

Ed Next Book Club: Nate Levenson on Smarter Budgets, Smarter Schools

10/19/2012
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Mike Petrilli talks with Nate Levenson about getting by with smaller school budgets.

Duration:00:30:26

Ed Next Book Club: Paul Tough on How Children Succeed

9/5/2012
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Mike Petrilli talks with Paul Tough about his new book on the role of grit in success.

Duration:00:35:58