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Arts + Letters

Yet Another Reason to Visit the New York Public Library: Authors’ Locks of Hair?

That’s not a typo. As shared in this recent New Yorker article, the famed library has lots of odd artifacts…
Arts + Letters

Malcolm Gladwell on His Creative Process

It is a unique talent to translate complex phenomena to others in a way that is insightful, engaging, and avoids…
Charter Schools

The New Yorker’s Piece on Success Academy

The New Yorker‘s recent story about the famed charter school network is getting a lot of attention. I am well…

Wrong Answer: In an era of high-stakes testing, a struggling school made a shocking choice

This 2014 piece from the New Yorker tells the story of how a high-stakes accountability movement led to fraud and…