Latest Blogs and Op-Eds

Cultivating a Garden to Improve Schools
Oct 1, 2015
Jon Snyder discusses the approach to educational improvement used by the Instructional Leadership Corps (ILC) Project.
What Can Districts Do to Recruit More Teachers of Color?
Sep 10, 2015
Travis J. Bristol and Terrenda White's three-part series in Education Week discusses how districts can recruit more teachers of color.
3 Top-Down Approaches to Improving Teacher Capacity
Jul 23, 2015
Elizabeth Leisy Stosich explains how three research-based principles can guide state and local efforts to grow educator capacity.
Recruiting and Retaining Educators of Color
Jul 14, 2015
This Albert Shanker Institute post describes policy recommendations for promoting a racially and ethnically diverse teaching force.

News Headlines

November 12, 2015

Article from October, 2015, California Educator:

September 8, 2015

The Learning Policy Institute aims to be 'transpartisan,' seeking to advance education policies and practices founded in research.

July 2, 2015

KQED article features SCOPE's research on a school that applies a peer accountability program.

June 12, 2015

Jon Snyder and Elizabeth Leisy Stosich are cited in a EdWeek post about achievement indicators.