Other Cool Stuff on the Site

With three in-house blogs now in addition to PA, there’s often an abundance of cool stuff on the site. Here are some you should check out today:

* At The Grade, Alexander Russo names five education stories somebody ought to write, but haven’t. The first two–a look inside a Common Core testing room, and a profile of Linda Darling-Hammon, the likely Education Secretary if Hillary Clinton is elected president–are especially interesting to us laypeople.

* At Ten Miles Square, John Stoehr meditates on the remarkably common view across party and ideological lines that the wealth distribution in our society is unfair.

* At College Guide, Sara Neufeld looks at the relatively sparse research on how to turn around failing schools.

Check it all out.

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Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.